linguica
or linguiça; also linguisa noun Etymology: Portuguese linguiça Date: 1953 a spicy Portuguese sausage

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  • Linguiça — (IPA|/lĩˈgwi.sɐ/; ling gwee sah) is a form of Portuguese cured pork sausage seasoned with onions, garlic, and paprika. Outside of Portugal and Brazil, linguiça is also popular in New England, California and Hawaii, where it is often simply called …   Wikipedia

  • lingüiça — s. f. Chouriço delgado de carne de porco.   ♦ [Brasil] Grafia de linguiça antes do Acordo Ortográfico de 1990.   ♦ Grafia em Portugal: linguiça …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • linguiça — or linguica [liŋ gwē′sə] n. a highly seasoned Portuguese pork sausage containing much garlic …   English World dictionary

  • linguiça — |güí| s. f. Chouriço delgado de carne de porco …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • linguiça — noun see linguica …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • linguiça — /ling gwee seuh/; Port. /lionn gwee sah, seuh/, n. a highly spiced Portuguese garlic sausage. [ < Pg; ulterior orig. uncert.] * * * …   Universalium

  • linguica — lin·gui·ca …   English syllables

  • linguiça — lin·gui·ça …   English syllables

  • linguiça — lin•gui•ça [[t]lɪŋˈgwi sə, sɑ[/t]] n. coo a highly spiced Portuguese garlic sausage • Etymology: < Pg; ulterior orig. uncert …   From formal English to slang

  • linguica — noun a highly seasoned Portuguese pork sausage flavored with garlic and onions • Hypernyms: ↑pork sausage * * * /ling gwee seuh/; Port. /lionn gwee sah, seuh/, n. a highly spiced Portuguese garlic sausage. [ Pg; ulterior orig. uncert.] …   Useful english dictionary

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