baba ghanouj

baba ghanouj

[ba-buh guh-noozh]
noun Middle Eastern Cookery.
a salad of cooked eggplant, olive oil, garlic, etc.
Also, baba gannouj, baba ganoush [guh-noosh] .


Origin:
of uncertain origin

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Main Entry:  baba ghanouj
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a thick sauce or spread of eggplant, sesame seeds, tahini, olive oil, lemon, and garlic; also written baba ganoush
Etymology:  Arab.
Usage:  cooking
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