[myoos-lee, myooz]
a breakfast cereal similar to granola, usually consisting of rolled oats and dried fruit.

1935–40; < dialectal German Unabridged
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muesli (ˈmjuːzlɪ)
a mixture of rolled oats, nuts, fruit, etc, eaten with milk
[Swiss German, from German Mus mush, purée + -li, diminutive suffix]

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Word Origin & History

breakfast dish of oats, fruit, milk, 1926, from Swiss-Ger.
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Example sentences
He orders the home-made muesli with fruit salad, yogurt and honey alongside his brew.
The hotel's complimentary breakfast buffet includes muesli, fruit, and a variety of fresh breads and local cheeses and sausages.
These increases are partly due to dynamic increases within the sweets, muesli, granola bar and bakery industries.
Processed breakfast cereals versus unrefined cereal, oats, muesli or porridge.
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