main course

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main course

n
1. (Cookery) the principal dish of a meal
2. (Nautical Terms) nautical a square mainsail

main′ course′


n.
a square mainsail.
[1505–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.main course - the principal dish of a mealmain course - the principal dish of a meal  
course - part of a meal served at one time; "she prepared a three course meal"
plate - a main course served on a plate; "a vegetable plate"; "the blue plate special"
2.main course - a square mainsailmain course - a square mainsail      
mainsail - the lowermost sail on the mainmast
Translations
hlavní jídlo
hovedret
pääruoka
glavno jelo
メインコース
주 요리
huvudrätt
อาหารมื้อหลัก
món chính

main course

n (Culin) → piatto principale, piatto forte, secondo

main course

طَبَقٌ رَئِيسِيّ hlavní jídlo hovedret Hauptgericht κύριο πιάτο plato fuerte pääruoka plat principal glavno jelo portata principale メインコース 주 요리 hoofdgerecht hovedrett danie główne prato principal основное блюдо huvudrätt อาหารมื้อหลัก ana yemek món chính 主菜
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