suc|co|tash [ `sʌkə,tæʃ ] noun uncount AMERICAN
a food that is a mixture of CORN and LIMA BEANS

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  • Succotash — (from the Native American Narraganset language, msikwatash ) is a food dish consisting primarily of lima beans (butter beans) and corn (maize), possibly including pieces of cured meat or fish. This method of preparing vegetables became very… …   Wikipedia

  • Succotash — (nach dem nordamerikanischen Indianerstamm Narraganset msikwatash) ist ein amerikanisches Gericht, das hauptsächlich aus Limabohnen und Mais besteht. Einige Abwandlungen haben auch Fleisch, z. B. Speck als Bestandteil. Teilweise wird es auch mit… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Succotash — Suc co*tash, n. [Narragansett Indian m sickquatash corn boiled whole.] Green maize and beans boiled together. The dish is borrowed from the native Indians. [Written also {suckatash}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • succotash — 1751, from Narragansett (Algonquian) misickqatash ear of corn, of which divergent evolutions are given [OED] …   Etymology dictionary

  • succotash — ☆ succotash [suk′ə tash΄ ] n. [< Narragansett msíckquatash, boiled whole kernels of corn] a dish consisting of lima beans and kernels of corn cooked together …   English World dictionary

  • Succotash — Plat de succotash à base de haricots rouges Le succotash est un plat de la cuisine américaine dont les principaux ingrédients sont les haricots de Lima et le maïs, éventuellement accompagnés de morceaux de viande ou de poisson salés. Le nom est… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Succotash — Suc|co|tash [ sʌkətæʃ], das; [engl. succotash, aus dem Algonkin (nordamerik. Indianerspr.)]: indianisches Gericht aus grünen Maiskörnern u. grünen Bohnen …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Succotash — Suc|co|tash [ sʌkətæʃ] das; <aus gleichbed. amerik. succotash, dies aus dem Algonkin (einer nordamerik. Indianersprache)> indian. Gericht aus grünen Maiskörnern u. grünen Bohnen …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • succotash — noun Etymology: Narragansett msíckquatash boiled corn kernels Date: 1751 lima or shell beans and kernels of green corn cooked together …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • succotash — /suk euh tash /, n. a cooked dish of kernels of corn mixed with shell beans, esp. lima beans, and, often, with green and sweet red peppers. [1745 55, Amer.; < Narragansett (E sp.) msíckquatash boiled whole kernels of corn (c. Eastern Abenaki (F… …   Universalium

  • succotash — suc|co|tash [ˈsʌkətæʃ] n [U] [Date: 1700 1800; : Narragansett; Origin: msiquatash boiled corn and beans ] AmE a dish made from corn, beans, and ↑tomatoes cooked together …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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