Definition of mealie meal in English:

mealie meal

noun

South African
  • [mass noun] Maize meal, used especially for porridge.

    • ‘The cattlemen were eating slabs of mealie meal and oil in a cabbage relish, but really it was too hot for food, so we were just resting, letting our limbs hang loose in the humidity.’
    • ‘The Food Reserve Agency has urged millers on the Copperbelt to immediately reduce the prices of mealie meal now that there is a steady flow of maize to milling companies in the province.’
    • ‘Prices of maize will go up as a result of Government's decision to allow limited exports of maize and mealie meal.’
    • ‘He said the shortage of mealie meal in the town was caused by some unscrupulous people including vendors who have since been removed from the streets.’
    • ‘The Millers Association of Zambia has supported plans by the Government to introduce Vitamin A fortified mealie meal in Zambia because it is a cost-effective way of delivering vitamins and minerals.’