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Estima

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Pronunciation: /ɛˈstiːmə
 
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Definition of Estima in English:

noun

A Dutch potato of a yellow-fleshed variety.
Example sentences
  • The move has been highly successful and Mr Bradley is now hoping to re-educate the palates of many new customers with his five varieties of potato - Wilja, Désirée, Estima, Cara and Majestic.
  • These have to be one of the ‘baking’ varieties such as Cara or Estima.
  • He said that some English ‘soapy’ varieties, such as Maris Piper, Estima and Saxon, are imported into Ireland for the mashed potato trade.

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