noun Etymology: modification of Narragansett nasàump corn mush Date: 1643 coarse hominy or a boiled cereal made from it

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  • Samp — is dried corn kernels that have been stamped and chopped until broken but not as fine as Mielie meal or mielie rice. The coating around the kernel loosens and is removed during the pounding and stamping process. It is used in the Xhosa variant of …   Wikipedia

  • samp — samp; samp·sae·an; samp·son; …   English syllables

  • Samp — (s[a^]mp), n. [Massachusetts Indian nas[ a]ump unparched meal porridge.] An article of food consisting of maize broken or bruised, which is cooked by boiling, and usually eaten with milk; coarse hominy. [U. S.] [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • SAMP — ist eine Abkürzung für: den Small Arms Master Plan die Chemikalie (S) (–) 1 Amino 2 methoxy methylpyrrolidin, siehe Enders Reagenz Samp. ist die Abkürzung für Gonçalo Sampaio (1865–1937), portugiesischer Botaniker SA:MP ist die Abkürzung für: San …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • samp — ☆ samp [samp ] n. [< Narragansett nasàump, cornmeal mush] 1. coarse meal of Indian corn 2. a porridge made from this …   English World dictionary

  • samp — /samp/, n. Northeastern U.S. 1. coarsely ground corn. 2. a porridge made of it. [1635 45, Amer.; < Narragansett (E sp.) nasàump cornmeal mush (c. Munsee Delaware nsá·pa·n < Proto Eastern Algonquian *nahsa·pa·n)] * * * …   Universalium

  • samp —    (samp) [Narraganset] Coarsely ground Indian corn, usually boiled and eaten with milk and sugar …   Dictionary of foreign words and phrases

  • samp — noun /samp/ An article of food consisting of coarse ground maize, or a porridge made from it. We remained in class until 12.45, and then had a lunch of samp, sour milk and beans, seldom meat …   Wiktionary

  • SAMP — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.   Sigles d’une seule lettre   Sigles de deux lettres   Sigles de trois lettres > Sigles de quatre lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • sAMP — Abbreviation for adenylosuccinic acid …   Medical dictionary

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