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Syllabification: Gur
Pronunciation: /ɡo͝or/

adjective

Relating to or denoting a branch of the Niger-Congo family of languages, spoken in parts of West Africa and including More and Senufo.

noun

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The Gur group of languages. Also called Voltaic.

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noun

[mass noun]
(In South Asia) a type of unrefined, solid brown sugar made from boiling sugar cane juice until dry.
Example sentences
  • In the Indian subcontinent and in SE Asia a crude, dark palm sugar called jaggery or gur is used.
  • The connoisseur would have the imli and gur mixed just so right and the chaat would be so hot as to make your eyes water.
  • A favorite breakfast dish is panthabhat, leftover cold rice in water or milk mixed with gur (date palm sugar).

Origin

From Hindi guṛ and Marathi gūṛ, from Sanskrit guḍa.

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