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mealy

Pronunciation: /ˈmiːli/

Translation of mealy in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo (-lier, -liest)

  • 1.1 (of, like meal) [texture/substance] harinoso
    Example sentences
    • At my prompting, we sat outside, where the mealy smell of cooking grease gave way to carbon monoxide.
    • Chana masala is an intense dish of chick peas in a hot and spicy masala sauce, which retains a lush mealy quality, often served with pilau rice.
    1.2 (pale) pálido

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