a spicy Indian dish, stewed until most of the liquid has evaporated, and served in a woklike pot
(as modifier): a balti house
Nothing can beat the Sircar mule when he is in good condition, unless it is the balti and Ladaki coolie.
The Unveiling of Lhasa Edmund Candler
These seem to be peculiar to balti; the horns are the same as the others.
Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon Robert A. Sterndale
a type of one-pot cooking from northern Pakistan involving very spicy dishes served in wide metal pans and served with nan (naan) bread
balti ‘cooking bucket’
of, near, or on the Baltic Sea. of or relating to the Baltic States. of or relating to a group of languages, as Latvian, Lithuanian, and Old Prussian, that constitute a branch of the Indo-European family. the Baltic branch of the Indo-European family of languages. Contemporary Examples Paul Krugman has an odd thing against the […]
- Baltic sea
a sea in N Europe, bounded by Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, and Germany. About 160,000 sq. mi. (414,000 sq. km). Contemporary Examples The Russian Air Force also flew additional sorties over the Baltic Sea with tactical strike fighters on Oct. 29. Are Russian Bombers Flying Nuclear Drills Near Europe—Or Just Testing NATO’s […]
- Baltic centre for contemporary art
noun an arts centre in Gateshead, NE England: formerly a 1950s grain warehouse: used for its present purpose since 2002. It has no permanent collection, but rather hosts a programme of temporary exhibitions and events
- Baltic shield
noun Also called Scandinavian Shield.. the wide area of ancient rock in Scandinavia See shield (sense 7)