Origin of trepang
Examples from the Web for trepang
In this process the trepang gives up all the water it contains, and is withdrawn at the end of two minutes.The Ocean World:|Louis Figuier
Turtles, trepang and pearl-shell are of some commercial importance.
Trepang (sea-slug, Holothuria) and shark-fins are sent to the Chinese markets; also mother-of-pearl, wax and gold dust.A Visit to the Philippine Islands|John Bowring
The chief products of the country are mother-of-pearl shell, Bêche-de-mer (or trepang), copra, and tortoise-shell.Two Years Among the Savages of New Guinea.|W. D. Pitcairn
Half an hour later the proa's cargo of sago and trepang, as well as a doubtful-minded compass, was in the Haliotis.The Day's Work, Volume 1|Rudyard Kipling