mochi

[ moh-chee ]
/ ˈmoʊ tʃi /

noun

cooked and pounded glutinous rice formed into various shapes and used to make traditional Japanese sweets and other dishes (often used attributively): mochi balls; mochi ice cream.

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Origin of mochi

Borrowed into English from Japanese around 1880–90

Definition for mochis (2 of 2)

Los Mochis
[ laws moh-chis, los; Spanish laws maw-chees ]
/ lɔs ˈmoʊ tʃɪs, lɒs; Spanish lɔs ˈmɔ tʃis /

noun

a city in Sinaloa state, NW Mexico.
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