Definition of sadza in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsadzə/


[mass noun]
(In southern and East Africa) porridge made of ground maize or millet.
Example sentences
  • The most common staple food is a thick porridge known variously as ugali, sadza, nsima, or posho made from maize or finger millet.
  • Generally there are two meals a day made up of a communal bowl of sadza (cooked maize meal) and these same dirty hands and fingers are the instruments for eating.
  • She says she had to pick sadza and vegetables from bins, soaked it and ate with her siblings and in this era they would have been called street kids.



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