Maki

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Definition

maki: a Japanese dish made with nori, sushi rice, and a filling (salmon, cucumber, etc.)
noun
Maki is rice and raw or cooked fish and/or vegetables wrapped with a sheet of dried seaweed (nori), and sliced into rings.

Examples

  • "I would like to add, however, that while I am interested in your avocado maki, it doesn't seem to be necessary for Bob's birthday party."
  • "Health conscious hors d'oeuvres (I make a mean avocado maki, if you're interested)"
  • "Also, while I am interested in your avocado maki, it doesn't seem to be essential for Bob's birthday party."

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