1. slang Nigerian street food. (The woman working in a street food stall or establishment is typically called "mama," and "Mama, put…" is a common way of ordering.) Have you ever had mama put before? Oh, it's really delicious.
2. A woman who prepares or sells such food. Often capitalized in this usage. The Mama Put in our village makes the best akara around.
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