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Indian meal

n.

Indian meal

n
(Cookery) another name for cornmeal

corn•meal

(ˈkɔrnˌmil)

n.
meal made of corn.
[1740–50]

Indian meal

Cornmeal
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Indian meal - coarsely ground corn
meal - coarsely ground foodstuff; especially seeds of various cereal grasses or pulse
hoecake - thin usually unleavened johnnycake made of cornmeal; originally baked on the blade of a hoe over an open fire (southern)
cornmeal mush, mush - cornmeal boiled in water
polenta - a thick mush made of cornmeal boiled in stock or water
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It was, for nearly two years after this, rye and Indian meal without yeast, potatoes, rice, a very little salt pork, molasses, and salt; and my drink, water.
Bread I at first made of pure Indian meal and salt, genuine hoe-cakes, which I baked before my fire out of doors on a shingle or the end of a stick of timber sawed off in building my house; but it was wont to get smoked and to have a piny flavor, I tried flour also; but have at last found a mixture of rye and Indian meal most convenient and agreeable.
A curious eye, privileged to take an account of stock and investigate behind the counter, would have discovered a barrel, yea, two or three barrels and half ditto,--one containing flour, another apples, and a third, perhaps, Indian meal. There was likewise a square box of pine-wood, full of soap in bars; also, another of the same size, in which were tallow candles, ten to the pound.
The satkora, too, was spot on, far from the overpoweringly citrus-y flavour I had feared when Julie chose it, and although I won't be adding the Bombay duck to my list of Indian meal must-haves, I always enjoy a new experience and it was certainly that.
Closet detectives will have the chance to track down clues and unmask the murderer while tucking into a three-course authentic Indian meal following by revelling to music by the Saqi roadshow.
"We're all going for an Indian meal tomorrow night but I'm hoping all my friends and family will still buy my drinks.
Lots up for grabs included a home-made Indian meal for two, a three-course home-cooked meal for four, cleaning and baby-sitting vouchers.
Contract worker Tivy, 49, from Sully, was caught doing 102mph by a mobile speed camera the morning after he had eaten the Indian meal.
Meal-appeal and shelf-appeal are combined in Sundar Indian Style Pilau Rice, the first of a new range of rice meals from Simpson Ready Foods, tel:0161 865 2241, that are designed to make cooking this universal complement to an Indian meal easier than ever.
SINNER: Bombay Potato (with Indian meal for two), Sainsbury's, 100 cals per 100g.
A three-course Indian meal back then was 2/6d (12.5p in today's currency) with three-course English meals at 2/9d.
They celebrated their luck with an Indian meal and a bottle of red wine but have otherwise refused to splash out.