catchup
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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  • catchup — catchup, ketchup o kechup (del inglés; pronunciamos cachup , o quechup cachup , o quechup ) sustantivo masculino 1. (no contable) Salsa de tomate elaborada con azúcar y vinagre, que se presenta envasada industrialmente: patatas fritas con catchup …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • 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, sugar …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Catchup — (engl., spr. Kätschop), pikante Sauce, nach Art der Soya, gewöhnlich aus Champignons, sonst auch aus Wallnüssen, Austern, altem starken Biere u. m., mit Beimischung von Gewürzen u. Salz, bereitet …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Catchup — (spr. kättschöp), s. Sauce …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Catchup — (engl., spr. kättschöpp), Extrakt aus Austern, Sardellen Champignons oder Tomaten und Gewürzen, als Zusatz zu Saucen und Fleischspeisen …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • catchup — [kach′əp] n. KETCHUP …   English World dictionary

  • Catchup — Cat|ch|up [ kɛt̮ʃap ]: frühere Schreibung für ↑ Ketchup. * * * Catchup   [ kætʃəp, englisch], Ketschup.   * * * Cat|chup [ kɛtʃap]: ↑Ketchup …   Universal-Lexikon

  • cátchup — {{#}}{{LM C07625}}{{〓}} {{[}}cátchup{{]}} ‹cát·chup› {{◆}}(pl. cátchups){{◇}} {{《}}▍ s.m.{{》}} → {{↑}}kétchup{{↓}}. {{★}}{{\}}ETIMOLOGÍA:{{/}} Del inglés ketchup, y este del chino kôechiap (salsa de pescado en escabeche) …   Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

  • catchup — variant of ketchup …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • catchup — /kach euhp, kech /, n. ketchup. * * * …   Universalium

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