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n. - Meat patties rolled in rice and simmered in a tomato sauce.

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Usage examples (34)
  • We saw many small animals, such as porcupines, a scaly ant-eater, and a wild pig, piebald in color and with long curved tusks.
  • Peace to groundhogs and hedgehogs and porcupines ...
  • ¬†They are bristly and sharp, like nightmarish porcupines.
  • HANNA: No, I'll get you a porcupine, because porcupines are ...
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