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malaguetta

Saltos de línea: mala|guetta
Pronunciación: /ˌmaləˈɡɛtə
 
/
(also malagueta)

Definición de malaguetta en inglés:

sustantivo

Another term for grains of Paradise. [as modifier]: malaguetta peppers
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The area had been known as the Grain Coast, in reference to the malagueta pepper that was the primary export.
  • Copper, horses, and cloth were also traded for gold, malagueta pepper, carved ivory, and ebony.
  • The Portugese came for the malaguetta pepper, the English for the grain and the Dutch to buy gold.

Origen

mid 16th century: probably from French malaguette, perhaps based on a diminutive of Italian melica 'millet'.

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