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panada

Syllabification: pa·na·da
Pronunciation: /pəˈnädə, -ˈnādə
 
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Definition of panada in English:

noun

A dish consisting of bread boiled to a pulp and flavored.
Example sentences
  • The popularity of the dish is reflected in the diversity of regional names, which include bruisy, cally, goody, pandy, panada, and poundies.
  • The Panada is essentially bread soup. It is the perfect way to use stale bread - we never throw it away.
  • The bread panada recipe for pollack fillets has lured me twice this week.

Origin

late 16th century: from Spanish and Portuguese, based on Latin panis 'bread'.

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