farinha

noun
fa·​ri·​nha | \ fə-ˈrēn-yə How to pronounce farinha (audio) \

Definition of farinha

: cassava meal

First Known Use of farinha

1726, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for farinha

Portuguese, flour, cassava meal, from Latin farina

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“Farinha.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/farinha. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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