Meaning of pepita

pe•pi•ta

Pronunciation: (pu-pē'tu, pe-), [key]
— n.
  1. the edible seed of a pumpkin or squash, used in cooking and often dried or toasted and eaten as a snack food.

Pe•pi•ta

Pronunciation: (pu-pē'tu, pe- Sp. pe-pē'tä), [key]
— n.
  1. a female given name.
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