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Definition of the noun nantua

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noun - plural: -

  1. white sauce with whipping cream and shrimp butter
    • lexical domain: Foods & Drinks - nouns denoting foods and drinks
    • synonym of Nantua: shrimp sauce
    • more generic word: sauce = flavorful relish or dressing or topping served as an accompaniment to food

Place

Nantua is a commune and subprefecture in the Ain department in eastern France. The usual demonym for its inhabitants is Nantuatien; however, they are also sometimes called Catholards, after a needle used by leatherworkers. Indeed, Nantua has long been a town of tanners and shoemakers.

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Google previewUncertainty and Forecasting of Water Quality (2012)

by M.B. Beck, G. van Straten

were not attempted, since the uncertainty on loadings is large and Lake Nantua is a natural lake with little through-flow. 2.2.3 Convection ...

Google previewLa Varenne Pratique (1989)

Part 2, Meat, Poultry & Fish by Anne Willan

Sauce Nantua is a popular accompaniment. Cold fish mousses Cold mousses are made with cooked fish lightened with whipped cream rather than eggs. The flavor is highlighted by mixing cooked fish with béchamel, velouté or mayonnaise .

Google previewAn Itinerary of France and Belgium (1822)

Or, The Traveller's Guide Through Those Countries by Heinrich August Ottokar Reichard

NANTUA is a town, which has manufactories for spinning cotton, dressing chamois and white leather, and making bed furnitures, tapestry like that of Bergame, coarse blankets, sack-cloth, muslin, cottons, plate-paper, and clocks. The trouts ...

Google previewThe Imperial Gazetteer (1860)

A General Dictionary of Geography, Physical, Political, Statistical, and Descriptive by Walter Graham Blackie

tauneries, nailcrics, paper and saw mills; and a trade in corn and wine, for which Nantua is an entrepot between France and Switzerland; fish obtained from the lake, ...

Google previewGeography (1866)

Or, First Division of "The English Encyclopædia" by Charles Knight

Nantua is a place of some manufacturing activity. Among its products are muslins , calico, cashmere shawls, counterpanes, coarse carpeting, and horn-combs ; yarn of cotton, silk, sheepB'-wool, and cashmere wool ; leather, paper, and nails.

Google previewThe English Cyclopaedia: Geography (1866)

Nantua is a place of some manufacturing activity. Among its products are muslins , calico, cashmere shawls, counterpanes, coarse carpeting, and horn-combs ; yarn of cotton, silk, sheeps'-wool, and cashmere wool ; leather, paper, and nails.

Google previewThe English cyclopedia (1854)

geography/ by Charles Knight

Nantua is a plaoe of some manufacturing activity. Among its products are muslins , calico, cashmere shawls, counterpanes, coarse carpeting, and horn-combs ; yarn of cotton, silk, sheeps'-wool, and cashmere wool ; leather, paper, and nails.

Google previewThe Wordsworth Dictionary of Culinary & Menu Terms (2000)

by Rodney Dale

oyster beds ENGLISH nantua, a la nantua, sauce napi ajanlat napoleonka napoleonskake napoletana, alia napolitaine, a la napoli tains napper nan nut nannics naranja narceja nargisi kebab, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food Microbiology (2014)

by Carl A. Batt

In the case of Nantua fish sauce, the second harmonic could detect only 20–40% and absorption ...

Google previewA universal gazetteer; or, Geographical dictionary of the world (1835)

by George Thomas Landmann

Nantua, a town of France, department Ain, with manufactures of gauzes, taffetas, chintzes, nankeen, and stockings j situated on lake- Nantua, 18 m E Bourg. Nantucket, an island and county of North America, United ...

Google previewCompendieuses Staats-Historisches Kriegs- und Friedens-Lexicon; Staats-Revolutionen, Tumulte, darinnen die vornehmsten Kriege, Rebelionen ... und ... Friedens-Tractaten ... beschrieben werden. Nebst einer Vorrede von W. F. Pistorio (1734)

by G. A. ZENNER

vom Kayser die Lehen wegen Nantua und Montferran empfangen die Franzosen aus Savoyen und Piemont ziehen, die Spanier solten dem von Nevers Montferrat einräumen, der Kayser aus Italien und Graupündten sein Volck wegnehmen, ...

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Scrabble value of N1A1N1T1U1A1

The value of this 6-letter word is 6 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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