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Tacca starch or Otaheite187 salep; from the tubers of tacca oceanica.
Called also salep, and salop; it was a greasy-looking beverage, sold much on stalls in the early morning.Nineteen Centuries of Drink in England|Richard Valpy French
Salep, sal′ep, n. the dried tubers of Orchis mascula: the food prepared from it.
Red Port wine was now given more freely in his medicated water; and his nourishment consisted of sago and salep.Experiments and Observations on Different Kinds of Air|Joseph Priestley
If too much salep is added, it gives its peculiar flavour to the bread.