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Date: 1900-2000
Language: American Spanish
Origin: Spanish, 'small donkey', from burro; BURRO

burrito

noun
     
Related topics: Food Dish
bur‧ri‧to plural burritos [countable]
DFF a Mexican dish made with a tortilla (=flat thin bread) folded around meat or beans with cheese

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