nigiri

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cuisine; borrowed from Japanese 握り (にぎり, nigiri, grasping, gripping).

Noun[edit]

nigiri (uncountable)

  1. Regular sushi: a piece of raw fish (or other topping) on top of a small oblong brick of sticky white rice.

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

nigiri

  1. rōmaji reading of にぎり