[ poh-soh-ley, po-; Spanish paw-saw-le ]
/ poʊˈsoʊ leɪ, pɒ-; Spanish pɔˈsɔ lɛ /

noun Mexican Cookery.

a thick, stewlike soup of pork or chicken, hominy, mild chili peppers, and coriander leaves: traditionally served at Christmas and often favored as a hangover remedy.

Nearby words

  1. positivism,
  2. positivity,
  3. positron,
  4. positron emission tomography,
  5. positronium,
  6. posologic,
  7. posology,
  8. poss,
  9. poss.,
  10. posse

Origin of posole

< Mexican Spanish posole, pozole < Nahuatl pozolli

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