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pita

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noun pi·ta \ˈpē-tə\

Definition of pita

  1. 1 :  any of several fiber-yielding plants (as an agave)

  2. 2 :  the fiber of a pita; also :  any of several fibers from other sources



Origin and Etymology of pita

Spanish & Portuguese


First Known Use: 1698


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pita

noun pi·ta

Definition of pita

  1. :  a thin flat bread that can be separated easily into two layers to form a pocket —called also pita bread



Origin and Etymology of pita

Modern Greek


First Known Use: 1945

Rhymes with pita


PITA Defined for Kids

pita

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noun pi·ta \ˈpē-tə\

Definition of pita for Students

  1. :  a thin flat bread that can be opened to form a pocket for holding food




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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of pita


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