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Moule de Bouchot is the French for small, highly prized cultivated mussel, raised on stakes driven into the sediment of shallow coastal beds.

Megrim refers to a type flat sea fish.

Mote con Huesillo refers to dehydrated peaches with stewed barley often in water or peach juice; cooked dried peaches and stewed corn served as a drink. Mote con Huesillo is one of the typical desserts from Chile.

Mogodu is South African word for "Tripe". Mogodu is thoroughly cleaned then boiled for two to three hours. Once softened, allowed to simmer before being served with pap

Manapua refers to one of Hawaii's popular snacks. Manapua is a steamed bun filled with Chinese barbecued pork; saimin, a Japanese noodle soup; Malassadas, Portuguese sugared donuts, and Pipikaula, Hawaiian-style jerked beef and other savory fillings. Moreover, Manapua is bready, doughy sphere filled with tasty fillings of sweetened pork or sweet beans. In the early days, a vendor, usually a Chinese man called "Manapua Man" would make his rounds with bamboo containers balanced on a rod over his shoulders selling Manapua. White or Whole-wheat Manapua of today, still contains containing chicken, vegetables , curry, and other savory fillings.

Muhammara refers to a Middle Eastern spicy dip made from roasted red peppers and walnuts. Muhammara is eaten as a dip with bread. It can also be used as a spicy dip with kebabs, grilled meats and fish. The Lebanese also eat it as a spread on toast and it is a popular condiment and dip in Lebanon, Palestine and Syria. Muhummara can be served with grilled meats, fish and kebabs, or as a spread or dip for bread or pita. In western Turkey, Muhammara is called and known as Acuka . Muhammara is also spelled and known as Moohummara or Muhammarah.