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Word History


Spanish, small piece of fat, tidbit, relish, entremés, diminutive of saín fat, grease, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin saginum, alteration of Latin sagina action of stuffing or fattening, food, fatness

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“Sainete.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2023.

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