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piña colada

[peen-yuh koh-lah-duh, kuh-lah-] /ˈpin yə koʊˈlɑ də, kəˈlɑ-/
noun
1.
a tall mixed drink of rum, cream of coconut, pineapple juice, and ice usually frappéed in a blender.
2.
a flavor of ice cream, soft drinks, etc., made with coconut milk and pineapple juice.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; < Spanish: literally, strained pineapple
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British Dictionary definitions for piña colada

piña colada

/ˈpiːnjə kəˈlɑːdə/
noun
1.
a drink consisting of pineapple juice, coconut, and rum
Word Origin
C20: from Spanish, literally: strained pineapple
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Word Origin and History for piña colada

pina colada

n.

1942, from Spanish piña colada, literally "strained pineapple." First element from Latin pinea (see pineapple). For second element, see colander.

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