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humita (plural humitas)
- A traditional food of South America, consisting of masa harina dough and corn slowly cooked in oil.
2008 February 3, “Where the Twain Meet”, New York Times:
- The Ecuadorean offerings are the best, particularly the humitas, steamed cornhusk tamales stuffed with a moist and fresh filling of sweet corn.
humita f (plural humitas)