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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Ragout of game in a rich sauce.

Usage examples (25)
  • A salmi is an oldfangled, richly flavored game stew — often served, like chipped beef, over toast — that was a delicacy popular in the 1890s.
  • – Henry made a "salmi" of the quail for breakfast that was truly delicious: I could be a gourmet, if I could always feed on such salmis.
  • This is very good to surround grilled chicken or turkey legs, or for a salmi of duck or hare.
  • His heart failed him -- it figures as a salmi of game. for more
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