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tostada

noun tos·ta·da \tō-ˈstä-də\

Definition of TOSTADA

:  a tortilla fried in deep fat

Variants of TOSTADA

tos·ta·da also tos·ta·do \-(ˌ)dō\

Origin of TOSTADA

Mexican Spanish tostada, from Spanish, feminine of tostado, past participle of tostar to toast, roast, from Late Latin tostare — more at toast
First Known Use: 1935

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