Word of the Day – Dec. 7 – Tamale

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Noun: Tamale   (tuh-MAH-lee)

Definition: Cornmeal dough rolled with ground meat or beans seasoned usually with chili, wrapped usually in corn husks, and steamed.

Sample sentence: My favorite Mexican combination plate includes a moist tamale, a chicken enchilada and rice.

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