Definition of Nantua
1. Noun. White sauce with whipping cream and shrimp butter.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Nantua
Literary usage of Nantua
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Southern France: From the Loire to the Spanish and Italian Frontiers by Karl Baedeker (Firm) (1891)
"The nantua line is on the other side of the station, and is reached by a ... 46 M. La Cluse, practically a suburb of nantua, and on the lake of nantua. ..."
2. Universal Geography: Or a Description of All Parts of the World, on a New by Conrad Malte-Brun (1831)
"Oyonnax, a burgh at no great distance from nantua, contains fifteen hundred inhabitants ; they carry on a trade in the same kind of goods. ..."
3. South-eastern France Including Corsica: Handbook for Travellers by Karl Baedeker (Firm), Karl Baedeker (Firm (1898)
"Via Bourg and nantua. 84 M. RAILWAY in 4-6 hrs. (fares about 15 fr. ... 46 M. La Cluse, practically a suburb of nantua, and on the lake of nantua. ..."
4. The Mount Vernon Papers by Edward Everett (1860)
"Silk fabrics of Lyons—First glimpse of mountain scenery—nantua—Bellegarde—Ingenious smuggling—Pert du ..."
5. Southern France Including Corsica: Handbook for Travellers by Karl Baedeker (Firm) (1907)
"FROM BOURG то GENEVA VIA nantua, 61 M., in 31/2 hrs. This picturesque route is 30 M. ... Interesting routes lead also from nantua to (32 M.) Culoz (p. ..."