flauta

noun flau·ta \ ˈflau̇-tə \
|Updated on: 26 Jul 2018

Definition of flauta

: a usually corn tortilla rolled tightly around a filling (as of meat) and deep-fried

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Origin and Etymology of flauta

American Spanish, literally, flute


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