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spa·na·ko·pi·ta

 (spä′nə-kō′pē-tə, spăn′ə-)
n.
A Greek pie made with layers of phyllo and a filling of seasoned spinach, onions, feta, and sometimes eggs.

[Modern Greek : spanaki, spinach (from Medieval Greek spanakin, spanakion, ultimately from Persian aspanākh) + pita, pie; see pita1.]

spanakopita

(ˌspænəˈkɒpɪtə) or

spanokopita

n
(Cookery) a Greek spinach pastry
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