walnut ketchup
ketchup ketch"up, n. [Probably of East Indian origin, because it was originally a kind of East Indian pickles. Cf. also Malay k[e^]chap fish sauce. --MW10.] A pureed table sauce made predominantly from tomatoes, flavored with onions, sugar, salt and spices; called also {tomato ketchup}. The term is also applied to pureed sauces containing mushrooms, walnuts, etc., being called in such cases {mushroom ketchup}, {walnut ketchup}, etc. [Written also {catsup} and {catchup}.] [PJC]

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  • walnut ketchup — Catchup Catch up, Catsup Cat sup, n. [Probably of East Indian origin, because it was originally a kind of East Indian pickles. Cf. also Malay k[e^]chap fish sauce. MW10.] A pureed table sauce made predominantly from tomatoes, flavored with onions …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ketchup — ketch up, n. [Probably of East Indian origin, because it was originally a kind of East Indian pickles. Cf. also Malay k[e^]chap fish sauce. MW10.] A pureed table sauce made predominantly from tomatoes, flavored with onions, sugar, salt and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ketchup — /kech euhp, kach /, n. 1. a condiment consisting of puréed tomatoes, onions, vinegar, sugar, spices, etc. 2. any of various other condiments or sauces for meat, fish, etc.: mushroom ketchup; walnut ketchup. Also, catchup, catsup. [1705 15; <… …   Universalium

  • ketchup — Catchup Catch up, Catsup Cat sup, n. [Probably of East Indian origin, because it was originally a kind of East Indian pickles. Cf. also Malay k[e^]chap fish sauce. MW10.] A pureed table sauce made predominantly from tomatoes, flavored with onions …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ketchup — (n.) 1711, said to be from Malay kichap, but probably not original to Malay. It might have come from Chinese koechiap brine of fish, which, if authentic, perhaps is from the Chinese community in northern Vietnam [Terrien de Lacouperie, in… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Ketchup — For other uses, see Ketchup (disambiguation). A bottle of ketchup made by H. J. Heinz Company, the largest distributor of ketchup in the world Ketchup (sometimes catsup in American English and Canadian English or tomato sauce in Commonwealth… …   Wikipedia

  • mushroom ketchup — ketchup ketch up, n. [Probably of East Indian origin, because it was originally a kind of East Indian pickles. Cf. also Malay k[e^]chap fish sauce. MW10.] A pureed table sauce made predominantly from tomatoes, flavored with onions, sugar, salt… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tomato ketchup — ketchup ketch up, n. [Probably of East Indian origin, because it was originally a kind of East Indian pickles. Cf. also Malay k[e^]chap fish sauce. MW10.] A pureed table sauce made predominantly from tomatoes, flavored with onions, sugar, salt… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mushroom ketchup — Catchup Catch up, Catsup Cat sup, n. [Probably of East Indian origin, because it was originally a kind of East Indian pickles. Cf. also Malay k[e^]chap fish sauce. MW10.] A pureed table sauce made predominantly from tomatoes, flavored with onions …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tomato ketchup — Catchup Catch up, Catsup Cat sup, n. [Probably of East Indian origin, because it was originally a kind of East Indian pickles. Cf. also Malay k[e^]chap fish sauce. MW10.] A pureed table sauce made predominantly from tomatoes, flavored with onions …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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