a city in and the capital of Coahuila, in northern Mexico.
a state in N Mexico. 58,067 sq. mi. (150,395 sq. km).
a city in N Mexico, capital of Coahuila state: resort and commercial centre of a mining region. Pop: 698 000 (2005 est)
a state of N Mexico: mainly plateau, crossed by several mountain ranges that contain rich mineral resources. Capital: Saltillo. Pop: 2 295 808 (2000). Area: 151 571 sq km (59 112 sq miles)
noun, Italian Cookery. 1. veal and ham wrapped together and sautéed in butter, often seasoned with sage. noun an Italian dish of sauteed veal scallops with prosciutto, braised in white wine Word Origin Italian ‘jump mouth’
noun 1. a crisp, salted cracker.
adjective, saltier, saltiest. 1. tasting of or containing salt; saline. 2. piquant; sharp; witty. 3. racy or coarse: salty humor. 4. of the sea, sailing, or life at sea. adjective saltier, saltiest 1. of, tasting of, or containing salt 2. (esp of humour) sharp; piquant 3. relating to life at sea salty
noun 1. a crystalline compound, sodium chloride, NaCl, occurring as a mineral, a constituent of seawater, etc., and used for seasoning food, as a preservative, etc. 2. table salt mixed with a particular herb or seasoning for which it is named: garlic salt; celery salt. 3. Chemistry. any of a class of compounds formed by […]