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Definition of taramasalata noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

taramasalata

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌtærəməsəˈlɑːtə//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌtærəməsəˈlɑːtə//
 
[uncountable] (British English)
 
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a type of Greek food made from fish eggs Word Originfrom modern Greek taramas ‘roe’ (from Turkish tarama, denoting a preparation of soft roe or red caviar) + salata ‘salad’.