Definition of Revalenta in US English:

Revalenta

noun

historical
  • In full "Revalenta Arabica". A preparation of lentil and barley flour, sold as a food for invalids.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Rambler. Alteration of Ervalenta, the name of a similar preparation from French Ervalenta, irregularly from classical Latin ervum, kind of cultivated vetch + lēnt-, lēns lentil.

Pronunciation

Revalenta

/ˌrɛvəˈlɛntə/