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split pea

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Definition of split pea in English:

noun

A pea dried and split in half for cooking.
Example sentences
  • It is a tart mixture made up of toasted ground split peas, coriander, cumin, black peppercorns, and fenugreek powder.
  • Look at our staples: rice, wheat flour, potatoes, split peas, lentils and other legumes, as well as meats.
  • Dahl is a blend of boiled split peas, onions, garlic, curry powder, and cumin.

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