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mielie

[mee-lee] /ˈmi li/
noun
1.
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British Dictionary definitions for mielie

mealie

/ˈmiːlɪ/
noun
1.
(South African) an ear of maize See also mealies
Word Origin
C19: from Afrikaans milie, from Portuguese milho, from Latin milium millet

mielie

/ˈmiːlɪ/
noun
1.
a variant of mealie
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