[guh-spah-choh; Spanish gahth-pah-chaw, gahs-]
noun Spanish Cookery.
a soup made of chopped tomatoes, cucumbers, onions, garlic, oil, and vinegar, and served cold.

1835–45; < Spanish Unabridged
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gazpacho (ɡəzˈpɑːtʃəʊ, ɡæs-)
a Spanish soup made from tomatoes, peppers, etc, and served cold
[from Spanish]

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cold soup of Spanish cuisine, especially that of Andalusia. It is an ancient dish mentioned in Greek and Roman literature, although two of the main ingredients of the modern version, tomatoes and green peppers, were brought to Spain from the New World only in the 16th century. Spanish cookbooks classify gazpacho as a salad.

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Example sentences
And gazpacho, with its cold floating tomato chunks, remains a
  yet-to-be-acquired taste.
Menu items include dishes such as yellow tomato gazpacho, roasted rabbit and
  butter poached monkfish.
The restaurant's summer dishes include favorites such as gazpacho, scallops
  served in a lemon sauce with risotto, and prosciutto.
The dinner menu offers appetizers such as lobster bisque and tomato gazpacho.
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