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arepa (plural arepas)
- An arepa, a type of corn bread originating from the northern Andes and resembling a tortilla.
2009 January 25, Kris Ensminger, “On the Cheap”:
- The menu darts among Latin American cuisines like arepas, empanadas (a duo) and […] a gigantic Peruvian-style rotisserie chicken.
- Often written in italics (arepa), or pronounced as a Spanish word.
type of corn bread from the northern Andes
From Cumanagota erepa, "corn."
arepa f (plural arepas)