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filo

[fee-loh] /ˈfi loʊ/
noun
1.

phyllo

[fee-loh] /ˈfi loʊ/
noun, Greek and Middle Eastern Cookery.
1.
flaky, tissue-thin layers of pastry used in baked desserts and appetizers.
Origin of phyllo
1945-1950
1945-50; < Modern Greek phýllo(n) literally, leaf; see phyllo-
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British Dictionary definitions for filos

filo

/ˈfiːləʊ/
noun
1.
a type of Greek flaky pastry in very thin sheets
Word Origin
C20: Modern Greek phullon leaf

phyllo

/ˈfɪləʊ/
noun
1.
a variant of filo
Word Origin
C20: from Greek: leaf
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