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A thick mush made of boiled cornmeal.
[Italian, from Latin, crushed grain, barley meal.]
(Cookery) a thick porridge made in Italy, usually from maize
[C16: via Italian from Latin: pearl barley, perhaps from Greek palē pollen]
(esp. in Italian cooking) a thick mush of cornmeal.
[1555–65; < Italian < Latin: hulled and crushed grain, especially barley]
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|Noun||1.||polenta - a thick mush made of cornmeal boiled in stock or water|