• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Cuminic Pertaining to, or derived from, cumin, or from oil of caraway; as, cuminic acid.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Although the combination of chili peppers and oregano for seasoning has been traced to the ancient Aztecs, the present blend is said to be the invention of early Texans. Chili powder today is typically a blend of dried chilies, garlic powder, red peppers, oregano, and cumin.
    • cuminic Derived from cumin.
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In literature:

Well, now, that's cumin' of it a little too strong.
"The Professor at the Breakfast Table" by Oliver Wendell Holmes (Sr.)
Warn't de Lord jes' a cumin' chow!
"The Gilded Age, Part 1." by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) and Charles Dudley Warner
Previs to cumin over hear I tawt my organist how to grind Rule Brittany and other airs which is poplar on British Sile.
"The Complete Works of Artemus Ward" by Charles Farrar Browne (AKA Artemus Ward)
De slaves were punished fore cumin' in too soon and unhitching de horses.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Work Projects Administration
In Alsace, Muenster is made plain and also under the name of Muenster au Cumin because of the caraway.
"The Complete Book of Cheese" by Robert Carlton Brown
Lieutenant Cumin was buried in the evening in Lydenburg cemetery.
"The Record of a Regiment of the Line" by M. Jacson
The jintan or cumin-seed (cuminum) is sometimes an ingredient in curries.
"The History of Sumatra" by William Marsden
Coriander, Leek, Cumin, Onion.
"The First Book of Farming" by Charles L. Goodrich
AUFRECHT, Professor, 12, Cumin Place, Grange, Edinburgh.
"Of the Orthographie and Congruitie of the Britan Tongue" by Alexander Hume
Seven chiefs of the Cherokee nations of Indians in America were brought to England by sir Alexander Cumin.
"The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.II. From William and Mary to George II." by Tobias Smollett
Cumin is a native of Egypt.
"The Field and Garden Vegetables of America" by Fearing Burr
They hold a tight rein over recreations and keep their mint-and-cumin tithes by double-entry.
"The Faith Doctor" by Edward Eggleston
"Cooking and Dining in Imperial Rome" by Apicius
Saffron and Cumin Seed.
"The Curry Cook's Assistant" by Daniel Santiagoe
It must be now dat de kingdom's cumin In de year ob jubilo.
"Nurse and Spy in the Union Army" by S. Emma E. Edmonds
Cumin is mentioned in Isaiah xxviii.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 8" by Various
Mint, Rue, and Cumin have each a delightful flavor of antiquity.
"A Garden with House Attached" by Sarah Warner Brooks
Oi belayve th' two av thim's cumin' up to wanst.
"Connie Morgan in Alaska" by James B. Hendryx
Anise, cumin, fennel, mint, and mustard were raised everywhere.
"The Private Life of the Romans" by Harold Whetstone Johnston
A rain is cumin' from the northeast and it'll be nasty.
"Fighting Byng" by A. Stone

In news:

Flank steak 1 t. Garlic powder 1 t. Cumin 1 t. Brown sugar 1 t.
Paprika Chips with Roasted Garlic-Cumin aioli Makes 6 servings.
CUMIN, coriander, ginger, turmeric and garlic are just a few of the many spices that go into a curry.
Phoenician Kabob is where you come for kabobs , tabbouleh and kibbeh, garlic dip and grape leaves, beef shawarma and lamb shanks, where you enjoy your Mideast feast in a dining room spackled the colors of sumac, cumin and turmeric.
Add onion, cilantro, fresh green chilies, ginger paste, garlic paste, chili powder, chili flakes, cumin, coriander, salt and ajwain, if using.
The cumin-laced veggie version, eight to an order ($6), are tastier than the other varieties.
This soup gets its special flavor and aroma from the addition of cumin and dry sherry.
Combine the peppercorns , a small amount of the salt, oregano and cumin in a mortar.
Add some more oil if needed and add the celery onion, garlic, carrots, potato, tomatillos , tomatoes, ground cumin, chili powder and oregano.
Toss drained white bean s with thinly-sliced fennel, crisp bacon, garlic, lemon juice, cumin, olive oil and a dash of hot sauce in this full-flavored yet simple salad.
Cook's note: This is a great winter warm up soup-you can adjust seasoning to your taste, some people add hot sauce, cumin, whatever suits you.
Roasted Balsamic Cherry Tomatoes and Butter-cumin Carrots.
In this undated image, a cumin-dandelion green cornbread is shown in Concord, N.H. Let's get the hard part out of the way.
Scatter top with spicy cheese and a pinch of cumin.
Blender Cucumber Yogurt Soup With Cumin and Paprika.