Definition of zarzuela in English:

zarzuela

Syllabification: zar·zue·la
Pronunciation: /zärˈzwālə
 
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noun

1A Spanish traditional form of musical comedy.
2A Spanish dish of various kinds of seafood cooked in a rich sauce.
More example sentences
  • The seafood casserole, called zarzuela de mariscos, was steaming hot and overflowing.

Origin

Spanish, apparently from a place name.

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