jaggery

Definitions


[ˈdʒaɡ(ə)ri], (Noun)

Definitions:
- a coarse dark brown sugar made in India by evaporation of the sap of palm trees.


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Origin:
late 16th century: from Portuguese xagara, jag(a)ra, from Malayalam cakkarā, from Sanskrit śarkarā ‘sugar’




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