sour cream
noun Date: 1776 a soured cream product produced by the action of lactobacilli

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  • sour cream — noun uncount thick cream with a sour flavor …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sour cream — also .soured cream BrE n [U] cream which has been made thicker by adding a type of ↑bacteria …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sour cream — sour′ cream n. coo cream soured by the lactic acid produced by a ferment • Etymology: 1815–25, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • sour cream — ► NOUN ▪ cream deliberately fermented by adding certain bacteria …   English terms dictionary

  • sour cream — n. cream soured and thickened naturally or by adding a lactobacillus culture, for use in cooking, dressings, dips, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Sour cream — Bowl of chili with sour cream and cheese …   Wikipedia

  • sour cream — noun artificially soured light cream • Syn: ↑soured cream • Hypernyms: ↑cream * * * noun : cream soured by the addition of a culture of lactic acid bacteria that produce lactic fermentation * * * cream soured by the lactic acid produced by a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • sour cream — also soured cream N UNCOUNT Sour cream is cream that has been artificially made sour by being mixed with bacteria. It is used in cooking …   English dictionary

  • Sour cream — Crème aigre Hareng, pommes de terre frites, oignon, et crème aigre …   Wikipédia en Français

  • sour cream — grietinė statusas Aprobuotas sritis pieno produktai apibrėžtis Ne mažesnio kaip 10 proc. riebumo pieno gaminys, gautas rauginant grietinėlę tam tikrais mikroorganizmais, dėl kurių veikimo iki 4,6–4,2 pH sumažėja grietinėlės aktyvusis rūgštingumas …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • sour cream — rauginta grietinėlė statusas Aprobuotas sritis pieno produktai apibrėžtis Ne mažesnio kaip 10 proc. riebumo pieno gaminys, gautas rauginant grietinėlę, regeneruotą ir (arba) atgamintą grietinėlę tam tikrais mikroorganizmais, dėl kurių veikimo… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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