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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Cornmeal dough rolled with ground meat or beans, wrapped in corn husks and steamed.

Usage examples (20)
  • Worcestershire sauce is always good in tamale sauce.
  • FRANKEN: What's the old joke, chile today, hot tamale?
  • M. O'BRIEN: It makes me want to have a Christmas tamale.
  • It makes the best damned tamale filling I've ever found. for more
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