• WordNet 3.6
    • n caff informal British term for a cafe
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n caff A Scotch form of chaff.
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In literature:

They give us caffe later in our rooms.
"Where Angels Fear to Tread" by E. M. Forster
From the Piazza before the Palace the band of the Caffe Gambrinus sent forth its lusty valses.
"A Spirit in Prison" by Robert Hichens
They got me the license for to keep the caff and I'm going to keep the caff.
"Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town" by Stephen Leacock
The Quadri was the nearest caffe, anyhow, and so I started.
"The Underdog" by F. Hopkinson Smith
All those years when he was growing up, he never had a love-scrape, or owed money, or wasted his time in the caffe.
"A Roman Singer" by F. Marion Crawford
But the caffe in itself is in many respects a specialty of Venetian life, and has been so since the days of Goldoni.
"Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science Vol. XV., No. 85. January, 1875." by Various
Two days after this, Andrea was lunching with Galeazzo Secinaro at a table in the Caffe di Roma.
"The Child of Pleasure" by Gabriele D'Annunzio
I wish you to be so good as to take this note to the Caffe d' Italia for Mr. Arthur Clyde.
"The Romance Of Giovanni Calvotti" by David Christie Murray
In the evening they went to a caffe to read the lists, and by chance took up a Roman paper.
"Castellinaria and Other Sicilian Diversions" by Henry Festing Jones
Caff and draff is gude eneuch for aivers.
"The Proverbs of Scotland" by Alexander Hislop

In news:

Word came this week that Caffe Luna Rosa is adding some menu items even your cardiologist could love—Weight Watchers inspired.
If you're in Italy, you have to add di caffè, a coffee granita.
Local, sustainable, organic, fair-trade, shade-grown Caffe Vita practically invented the artisinal vernacular.
Urth Caffé owner Shallom Berkman declined to comment Thursday on whether he would take over The Cottage 's space.
Whether it's the tender bomboloni at Caffè or the warm, sugary companions for spicy hot chocolate from the Kitchen, I can't resist a good donut.
Courtesy of The Gran Caffe & Ristorante Quadri.
Feast on eclectic eats & moderate prices at Flame Caffe on SoBe's Espanola Way.
Flame Caffe & Grill 447 Espanola Way, Miami Beach 305-397-8950.
ENZO'S CAFFE ITALIANO has greeted diners at its Northeast Portland location for exactly one year, offering an inventive and unique menu of regionally focused, hand-made pastas, sauces, and secondi.
Where caffe latte is called 'really really milky coffee'.
The restaurant, often packed during happy hour, is owned by John Meadow (who also owns neighborhood spots Lugo Caffe and Local).
Mona's caffe' (@mm98273) November 12, 2012.
Roy Motini (left) visits Caffe Trieste with Officer Fred Crisp, who stops to fix his tie.
Kalamazoo's Caffe Casa puts breakfast in a cup.
Restaurant openings Caffe Nonna Opening Wine and Pizza Spot Next Door .

In science:

In the sequel, we write caff(Z, X ) for {B ∈ aff(Z, X ): B is continuous} and P CLS C (Z ) for (cid:8)f ∈ P C (Z ): f is lower semicontinuous(cid:9).
The asymmetric sandwich theorem
Let (Z, | · |) be a complete (F )–normed CC space, X be an (F )–normed topological vector space, B ∈ caff(Z, X ), Φ ∈ P CLS C (Z ), Y := Sλ>0 λB (dom Φ) be a complete linear subspace of X , and γ ∈ R.
The asymmetric sandwich theorem
Let (Z, | · |) be a complete (F )–normed CC space, X be an (F )–normed topological vector space, B ∈ caff(Z, X ), Φ ∈ P CLS C (Z ) and Y := Sλ>0 λB (dom Φ) be a complete linear subspace of X .
The asymmetric sandwich theorem
We write Z ♯ := {z ♭ ∈ Z ♭ : z ♭ is continuous} = caff(Z, R).
The asymmetric sandwich theorem
Let Z be a complete (F )–normed CC space, P be a CC space, X be a Fr´echet space, B ∈ caff(Z, X ), A ∈ aff(Z, P ), Ψ ∈ P CLS C (Z ), Sλ>0 λB (dom Ψ) be a closed linear subspace of X and, for all p ∈ P , h(p) := inf Ψ(cid:0)A−1 {p} ∩ B−1 {0}(cid:1) > −∞.
The asymmetric sandwich theorem