alamode

a·la·mode

 (ä′lə-mōd′, ăl′ə-)
n.
A lustrous plain-weave silk fabric for head coverings and scarves.

[From à la mode.]

alamode

(ˈæləˌməʊd)
n
(Textiles) a soft light silk used for shawls and dresses, esp in the 19th century. See also surah
[C17: from à la mode]
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Once, I remember carrying my own bread (which I had brought from home in the morning) under my arm, wrapped in a piece of paper, like a book, and going to a famous alamode beef-house near Drury Lane, and ordering a 'small plate' of that delicacy to eat with it.
35 Royal Ascot Sporting (50:30:20:10) 9-12 Persuasive, 8-11 Anamba, 7-9 Dolce Strega, 6-8 Diploma, 5-7 Mix And Mingle, Czabo, Quality Time, 4-6 Aljuljalah, Make Fast, Raaqy, 3-5 Blue Bayou, Pure Diamond, Mise En Rose, 2-4 Alamode, Radiantly, Opal Tiara, Diamond Fields, Classe Vendome, Sharaakah, 1-3 Light Up Our World, Great Page, Rebel Surge, Planchart, Yeah Baby Yeah, Gypsy Eyes.
EXCITING filly Alamode is |set to work this weekend before trainer Marcus Tregoning decides on future plans.
In April 2012, a sub- company called Rhiti MSD Alamode Private Limited was registered on a Vasant Kunj address in Delhi.
The varieties include: Apple Pie Alamode, Cherry Cheesecake and Strawberry Shortcake; Watermelon, Strawberry/Banana and Blue Rasp-berry; Orange Creamsicle, Blueberries and Cream and Cherry Cheesecake; and Wild Cherry, Bubblegum and Cotton Candy.
CREDITS: A Studiocanal (in France) release of a Jean-Louis Livi presentation of a F Comme Film, StudioCanal, France 2 Cinema, Alamode Filmdistribution, Christmas in July production, with the participation of Canal Plus, Cine Plus, France Televisions, with the support of Ministre de la Culture et de la Communication, Filmforderungsanstalt (FFA), Ile-de-France Region, in association with Cinemage 5, Soficinema 8.
The latest production of award-winning Iranian filmmaker Asqar Farhadi is scheduled to be screened in German movie theaters in mid-July, the Munich-based film distributing company Alamode announced in a press release Wednesday.
From there we went to Rowbottom's Cooked Meats in Oak Tree Lane for a delicacy called Alamode beef, and our boiled ham and pork pie.
The menu for the evening's festivities included dishes from the era of the Supply Corps' founding, including Alamode Beef, Route Cakes, and Cabinet Pudding.
The anonymous author of The Stage-Beaux toss'd in a Blanket: or, Hypocrisie Alamode (1704), a response written in play form, carries on this line of attack.
Liverpool jockey Martin Dwyer and Alamode (nearside) win the Markel Insurance Maiden Fillies' Stakes on day two of Glorious Goodwood JOHN WALTON
08 in the 6f maiden before being caught by 7-1 winner Alamode (hit 16).