What is salt lick?

  • (noun): A salt deposit that animals regularly lick.
    Synonyms: lick

Some articles on salt lick, lick, licks:

Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee - History - Founding
... The area was originally known as Salt Lick Creek due to a salt lick that was located nearby, approximately four miles northwest of current day Red Boiling Springs ... The salt lick attracted animals, and, in turn, attracted Native Americans as well as other peoples ... The first post office was established in 1829 and was named the Salt Lick Creek post office ...
Salt Lick, Kentucky - Demographics
... There were 130 households out of which 35.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.9% were married couples living together, 10.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.8% were non-families. 23.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older ...
Mann's Lick
... Mann's Lick was a salt lick just north of present-day Fairdale neighborhood of Louisville, Kentucky ... When Todd died at the Battle of Blue Licks in 1782, the land went to his daughter Mary O ... He started working at Thomas Bullitt's Bullitt's Lick salt works, near Shepherdsville, Kentucky in 1784 ...
Salt Lick/God's Balls
... Salt Lick/God's Balls is a CD / cassette-only compilation by the American grunge band TAD ... It consists of the EP Salt Lick the A-side of the SP55 7‘’ ("Loser" b/w "Cooking with Gas") 7 selected tracks (out of 10) from the album God's Balls ...

Famous quotes containing the words lick and/or salt:

    I like to see it lap the Miles—
    And lick the Valleys up—
    Emily Dickinson (1830–1886)

    Today is made of yesterday, each time I steal
    toward rites I do not know, waiting for the lost
    ingredient, as if salt or money or even lust
    would keep us calm and prove us whole at last.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)