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Spanish Word of the Day: Arroz con leche

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Arroz con leche

Léxico relacionado con los postres I

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 10/30/2003
Word: Arroz con leche
(a-RROZ-con-LE-che).
English: rice pudding
Etymology: Del árabe ar-ruz y del latín lactis
Meaning: Planta anual propia de terrenos muy húmedos. Tiene por fruto un grano oval rico en almidón. Fruto de esta planta.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con los postres I
Example:

“Una noche de enero de 1996 soñaba que me lanzaba a una piscina llena de arroz con leche...”

Isabel Allende, Afrodita, p. 73, Ed Plaza y Janés

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