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Definition of the noun Humita

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  1. A traditional food of South America, consisting of masa harina dough and corn slowly cooked in oil.


Humita is a Native American dish from pre-Hispanic times, and a traditional food in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Ecuador and Peru. It consists of masa harina and corn, slowly steamed or boiled in a pot of water. In Brazil it is known as pamonha.

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Google previewGastropolis (2010)

Food and New York City by Annie Hauck-Lawson, Jonathan Deutsch

Humita is a long tamal of sweet corn stuffing dotted with fresh kernels, wrapped in corn husks, and steamed. It sometimes is filled with a mild white cheese. 25. Mote is an Ecuadorian version of hominy grits. Batidos are fresh-fruit smoothies ...

Google previewThe Wordsworth Dictionary of Culinary & Menu Terms (2000)

by Rodney Dale

hulling removing the calyx from soft fruits, such as strawberries humbug hard cushion-shaped boiled sweet, usually flavoured with peppermint humita boiled maize with tomatoes, green peppers, onions and cheese SPANISH hummer lobster ...

Google previewFirst Name Reverse Dictionary (1993)

Given Names Listed by Meaning, 2d ed. by Yvonne Navarro

paradise Humayd m praised Humberto m famous; warrior Hume m home; lover Humita f corn Humphrey m Hun; peaceful Hunt m hunt Hunter m hunter Huntingdon m hill; hunter Huntington m estate; hunting Huntley m hunter; meadow Hurd ...

Google previewThe Random House Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (1995)

by Random House, Stephen Elliott

aeumenká НИКТО": 8 caudillo estate: В hacienda festival: 5 Yamor hat: 6 Panama 8 jipiiapa, toquitla trae: 5 balsa food: baked guinea pig: 3 cuy com œmale: 6 humita drink: 6 chicha marinated raw ahrlmpflfsh: 7 свист. seviohe potatdcheeee ...

Google previewDictionary of Chilean Slang (2010)

Your Key to Chilean Language and Culture by Emilio Rivano Fischer

humita (masa de maíz rayado horneada o cocida y servida en general envuelta en su hoja; es el tamal chileno; cf. choclo; "este choclo es especial para humitas", "algunos comen las humitas con sal, otros con ají y otros con azúcar", "un ...

Google previewDictionary of the English Language Exhibiting Orthography, Pronunciation and Definition of Words (1861)

by Arnold James Cooley

T\ HUmita'tion ,a. Illimitable state. [II., ftc. 91. niim'itedi, a. Unlimited. Illinition, ll-le-nïsh'-йп, s.

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Tamale y Humita

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Scrabble value of H4U1M3I1T1A1

The value of this 6-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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