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[pi-kah-tuh; Italian peek-kah-tah] /pɪˈkɑ tə; Italian pikˈkɑ tɑ/

adjective, Italian Cookery.
cooked, served, or sauced with lemon and parsley:
veal piccata.

a dish of sauteed veal or chicken served with a sauce of pan drippings, lemon juice, and parsley
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