atta

noun (1)
at·​ta
variants: or ata \ ˈäˌtä \
plural -s

Definition of atta

 (Entry 1 of 2)

India
: unsorted wheat flour or meal

Atta

noun (2)
At·​ta | \ ˈatə \

Definition of Atta (Entry 2 of 2)

: a New World genus of typical leaf-cutting chiefly tropical ants often very destructive to crops

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History and Etymology for atta

Noun (1)

Hindi āṭā

Noun (2)

New Latin

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“Atta.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/atta. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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