also mousaka noun Etymology: New Greek mousakas, from Turkish musakka, from dialect Arabic (Egyptian) musagga‘a, literally, chilled Date: 1862 a Middle Eastern dish of ground meat (as lamb or beef) and sliced eggplant often topped with a seasoned sauce

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