ambergris


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waxy substance secreted by the sperm whale and found floating at sea or washed ashore

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The base notes are: Patchouli, Vetiver, Cedarwood, Ambergris, Musks, Moss, Benzoin, Leather Accord
A scent of almond top notes and base notes of ambergris.
Caye International Bank, located on the island of Ambergris Caye, has leveraged the benefits offered by the stability and reliability of the country's fiscal policy to become a premiere institution that offers a plethora of investment and account options to clientele from all over the world.
The molecule in EM02 is Ambroxan, the key aroma-molecule found in ambergris, an enigmatic substance produced by the sperm whale and long considered the most prized ingredient in perfumery.
San Pedro, Belize, July 28, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Home to the only official International Game Fishing Association (IGFA) approved weigh station in Belize and in the region, Grand Caribe Belize is excited to announce the second annual fishing tournament at Ambergris Caye, Belize, on August 10th to 12th, 2018.
For Him is energizing and magnetic, putting a new spin on a classic composition - fresh pineapple, crisp marine air, ginger root and ambergris.
Fleur de Peau shows Pescheux's mixture of 'leathery, powdery and fruity facets.' To the scent of musk he added contrasting scents like Ambrettolide and ambergris.
One version of the drink listed in a 17th and 18th century manuscript recipe book required two quarts of aqua vitae, infused with damask rose water, white sugar, raisins and ambergris - a substance produced in the digestive systems of whales.
[caption id="attachment_126753" align="aligncenter" width="630"] PHOTO: Ambergris Caye, Belize.
Summary: Ambergris is a wax-like soft substance that is secreted from the intestines of the sperm whale
Kylie can't wait forthe ambergris results from the laboratory, while Ken is excited about the trip to the Beer Festival.
Sperm whales produce ambergris to protect their intestines from the sharp beaks of the squids they eat.
Among the tales are a boy sets his parents on the straight and narrow, a grandfather's advice on goats, the mindless man, a jinni's kiss, a mother's advice to her sleeping baby, a prayer for rain, ambergris from the snake, a man in times of drought, and the pernicious botfly.
Ambergris Caye was then named the #1 Island in the World, for the second year in a row.