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flauta

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noun flau·ta \ˈflau̇-tə\

Definition of flauta

  1. :  a usually corn tortilla rolled tightly around a filling (as of meat) and deep-fried



Origin and Etymology of flauta

American Spanish, literally, flute


First Known Use: 1976


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