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 for saloop
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Saloop \Sa*loop"\ (s[.a]*l[=oo]p"), n.
     An aromatic drink prepared from sassafras bark and other
     ingredients, at one time much used in London. --J. Smith
     (Dict. Econ. Plants).
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Saloop bush (Bot.), an Australian shrub ({Rhagodia
        hastata) of the Goosefoot family, used for fodder.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Salep \Sal"ep\ (s[a^]l"[e^]p), n. [Ar. sahleb, perhaps a
     corruption of an Arabic word for fox, one Ar. name of the
     orchis signifying literally, fox's testicles: cf. F. salep.]
     [Written also saleb, salop, and saloop.]
     The dried tubers of various species of Orchis, and
     Eulophia. It is used to make a nutritious beverage by
     treating the powdered preparation with hot water. --U. S.
     Disp.
     [1913 Webster]

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