a rich, cream-based butter and cheese sauce usually served with pasta like fettuccine
Alfredo sauce has gotten a bad rap as health watchdogs call Fettuccine Alfredo a “heart attack on a plate.”
created in 1914 by Alfredo, a chef who was trying to satisfy his pregnant wife who had lost her appetite
out-of-doors; in the open air: to dine alfresco. outdoor: an alfresco café. Contemporary Examples Recently, during a particularly cold night, one elderly inmate died in his alfresco bunk. Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio to Send Armed Posses to Protect Schools Terry Greene Sterling January 8, 2013 Pearce credits himself for conceiving of Tent City, an alfresco […]
a member of an aboriginal people of eastern Indonesia, especially of the Moluccas, whose features show both Malayan and Papuan characteristics.
Hannes (Olof Gösta) [hahn-nes oo-lawf yœ-stah] /ˈhɑn nɛs ˈu lɔf ˈyœ stɑ/ (Show IPA), 1908–1995, Swedish physicist: Nobel Prize 1970. noun Hannes Olaf Gösta (ˈhannɛs ˈuːlaf ˈjøsta). 1908–95, Swedish physicist, noted for his research on magnetohydrodynamics; shared the Nobel prize for physics in 1970
- Alfven wave
a type of oscillation of plasma particles, consisting of transverse waves propagating along the magnetic field lines in a plasma. noun a generally transverse magnetohydrodynamic wave that is propagated in a plasma