Sentence Examples

  • In the same district bamboos, ramie-fibre and attar (otto) of roses are cultivated.
  • Rose trees are very numerous and most of the attar of roses of Egypt is manufactured in the province.
  • Near it is the grave of the celebrated poet and mystic Farid ud din Attar, who was killed by the Mongols when they captured the city C. 1229.
  • The genuine attar of roses is costly and it is frequently adulterated.
  • It contains breweries, tanneries, sugar, tobacco, cloth, and silk factories, and exports skins, cloth, cocoons, cereals, attar of roses, "dried fruit, &c. Sofia forms the centre of a railway system radiating to Constantinople (300 m.), Belgrade (206 m.) and central Europe, Varna, Rustchuk and the Danube, and Kiustendil near the Macedonian frontier.