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pit·ta

 (pĭt′ə)
n.
Any of several brightly colored passerine birds of the genus Pitta that live in forests of Asia, Australia, and Africa and have a strong bill, a short tail, and long legs.

[Telugu piṭṭa, bird.]

pitta

(ˈpɪtə)
n
(Animals) any of various small brightly coloured ground-dwelling tropical birds of the genus Pitta
[C19: from Telugu]

pitta

In Ayurvedic medicine this is one of three doshas (the other two being kapha and vata) and resulting from the combination of the Bhutas fire and water by agni.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pitta - any bird of the genus Pittapitta - any bird of the genus Pitta; brilliantly colored chiefly terrestrial birds with short wings and tail and stout bills
tyrannid - a passerine bird of the suborder Tyranni
Translations

pitta

[ˈpɪtə] ADJ (also pitta bread) → pan m árabe

pitta

[ˈpɪtə ˈpiːtə] pita [ˈpiːtə] (US) n (also pitta bread) → pita f

pitta (bread)

n˜ Fladenbrot nt
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Slice the pittas in half, stuff with the coleslaw, then slide the chicken from the skewers and add to the pittas.
THOSE who think of, or deal with plans to maintain foreign guarantees in Cyprus, insult Europe and the United Nations, Morphou's refugee mayor Charalambos Pittas declared on Tuesday.
9 Split open pittas, stuff with lamb salad and drizzle with yogurt.
Place six wholemeal pittas on a large baking tray in the oven for 5 minutes to warm slightly.
IF your kids can't wait until their next meal, these little pittas will keep them going in the meantime - and they can help to prepare them too.
Toaster pitta pockets IF your kids can't wait until their next meal, these little pittas will keep them going in the meantime - and they can help to prepare them too.
Put the warmed pittas on a board and cut them open along one side, then fill with salad and the hot lamb.
With more than a year until the show, exhibitors have already committed to more than 78% of our projected exhibit space," said Pittas.
Cyprus is no longer competitive, in any sector," former OEV chairman and the founder of Medochemie, Dr Andreas Pittas said at the workshop.
WHOLEMEAL PITTAS WITH HUMMUS AND CHARGRILLED VEGETABLES: These pittas are tasty and great for lunch or a light meal.
Sandwich Pittas, which roll out next month, are round flat breads that split down the middle to make them easier to fill.
Contact Atikki Pittas on tel +30 210 5751 8968 or visit www.