Definition of Pozole

1. Noun. (American English) A traditional pre-Columbian soup made from hominy, pork and seasonings ¹



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Definition of Pozole

1. posole [n -S] - See also: posole

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pozole

poynted
poynting
poynts
poyous
poyse
poysed
poyses
poysing
poyson
poysoned
poysoning
poysons
poz
pozole (current term)
pozoles
pozz
pozzie
pozzies
pozzolan
pozzolana
pozzolanas
pozzolanic
pozzolans
pozzuolana
pozzy
pp.
ppbv
ppm

Literary usage of Pozole

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1. Travels Amongst American Indians: Their Ancient Earthworks and Temples by Lindesay Brine (1894)
"With a few of these and his scant store of pozole an Indian always considers himself to be ... In the evening they usually took more pozole and a tortilla, ..."

2. The Missions and Missionaries of California by Zephyrin Engelhardt (1912)
"... a dipper full of pozole, and in the evening again a dipper full of atole. Four heaped dippers are equal to an almud of wheat.18 That this is sufficient ..."

3. The California Padres and Their Missions by Charles Francis Saunders, Joseph Smeaton Chase (1915)
"Both atole and pozole are Aztec words for dishes in common use to-day among the Mexican peones. In modem Mexico corn-meal is the basis of both. ..."

4. History of the North Mexican States by Hubert Howe Bancroft, Henry Lebbeus Oak, Joseph Joshua Peatfield, William Nemos (1884)
"... but the 1st of November they came to the mission in large numbers, armed with stones and wooden swords, demanding pozole. Being given food they became ..."

5. Mexico's Pacific Coast by Vivien Lougheed (2004)
"On pozole night (Thursday), they have both white and green pozole (a chicken dish). During the rest of the week, try meals like the veal cutlets in peanut ..."

6. History of the Pacific States of North America by Hubert Howe Bancroft, William Nemos, Henry Lebbeus Oak, Frances Fuller Victor, Alfred Bates (1883)
"... but the 1st of November they came to the mission in large numbers, armed with stones and wooden swords, demanding pozole. Being given food they became ..."

7. The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft by Hubert Howe Bancroft (1884)
"... but the 1st of November they came to the mission in large numbers, armed with stones and wooden swords, demanding pozole. Being given food they became ..."

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