Book detailsPropitious Esculent: The Potato in World History
By John Reader
I find I incorporate gneiss, coal, long-threaded moss, fruits,
grains, esculent roots,
And am stucco'd with quadrupeds and birds all over,
And have distanced what is behind me for good reasons,
But call any thing back again when I desire it.
Song of Myself
n. - 可食用物
adj. - 食用の
n. - 食用になるもの
adjective FORMAL ━━ a. 都合のよい ((for, to)); 幸先のよい, （神が）慈悲深い.
likely to result in or showing signs of success:
With the economy in the worst recession for thirty years, it was scarcely the most propitious time to start up a company.
...hours propitious for making bombs. 這是製造炸彈的好時候