spanakopita[spä′nə kō′pē tə, span′ə-; -pə tə]
spanakopita definition by Webster's New World
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a Greek dish consisting of a small, triangular shell of phyllo that is filled with spiced spinach and feta cheese and baked
Origin: Modern Greek
spanakopita definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A Greek spinach pie made with layers of phyllo and a filling of seasoned spinach, onions and scallions, feta, and sometimes eggs.
Origin: Modern Greek : spanaki, spinach (from Medieval Greek spanakin, spanakion, ultimately from Persian aspanākh) + pita, pie; see pita1.