Definition of Osetra

1. Noun. Caviar made from the Ossetra sturgeon ¹



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Definition of Osetra

1. a golden or brownish caviar [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Osetra

osculating orbit
osculation
osculations
osculator
osculatories
osculators
osculatory
osculatrices
osculatrix
oscule
oscules
osculum
ose
oseltamivir
oses
osetra (current term)
osetras
osgood-schlatter disease
oshac
oshacs
oshibori
oshidashi
osier
osiered
osieries
osiers
osiery
osiris
oskar

Literary usage of Osetra

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1. Home Life in Russia by Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich Gogolʹ (1854)
"... the following dishes made their successive appearance upon the table: three different kinds of sturgeon called respectively: osetra, beluga, ..."

2. Cruising Cuisine for Home Entertaining by Elena Vakhrenova (2002)
"osetra - grey, light or dark brown eggs. This caviar has a refreshing nutty flavor. lt is less expensive than Beluga and preferred by many chefs. ..."

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