Definition of pasta basica in English:

pasta basica

noun

  • Pasta.

Origin

1980s; earliest use found in The Globe and Mail. FromAmerican Spanish pasta básica basic paste (although this is not recorded as early in Spanish sources as in English sources), short for pasta básica de cocaína basic paste of cocaine from pasta + básica, feminine of básico + de + cocaína.

Pronunciation

pasta basica

/ˌpastə ˈbasɪkə/