Definition of akami
- When preparing this sushi at home, the choice of tuna is nearly always the akami, the nonfatty red meat, because of its availability and reasonable price.
- —Hiroko Shimbo, The Sushi Experience, 2006
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First Known Use: 1974See Words from the same year
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