from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Archaic A Tartar or Mogul khan.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Archaic spelling of khan.
- n. An autocrat or dominant critic, especially Samuel Johnson.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The sovereign prince of Tartary; -- now usually written khan.
- transitive v. To chew.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- An older form of champ.
- Awry; cam.
- n. A former spelling of khan.
Nuoc cham is the “diluted” form of fish sauce that is served at the table as a condiment.
It comes with the standard and addictive Vietnamese dipping sauce, nuoc cham which is lime juice, sugar, garlic, chilies and fish sauce.
"Let's have another bottle of" cham, "" said Captain Clutterbuck, when their dinner was nearly over.
Nov 24th, 2009 at 9: 45 am deanlo: also, * nuoc* cham. not ‘nauc.’
By the way, why wasn't Wilson ejected from the cham ber like the Republicans are so quick to do when there is a rude fool in the chamber .... or protestors or even just observing newspaper people who were arrested outside the Repulican convention in Minneapolis????
So if you want to try this marinade, I recommend serving it as is or with nuoc cham for dipping, but with other side dishes.
The one thing that did not translate so well was serving the fish with bun, i.e., rice vermicelli and salad with nuoc cham.
Fava beans or fresh peas in the pod: My friend, who's a chef at Mrs. Kim's restaurant in Greenpoint, likes to do this with whole pods of beans: grill them, so that the pod gets some good black marks and breaks open a little, and then spoon some nuoc cham sauce over it to serve.
"Please welcome your tied reigning D.C. cham-pion," announces Crane, who has emceed U.S.
Ritualistically beating drums, striking cymbals and performing cham
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