Definition of ghee in English:


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Pronunciation: /ɡiː


[mass noun]
Clarified butter made from the milk of a buffalo or cow, used in Indian cooking: a delicious meal cooked in ghee
More example sentences
  • There was plenty of milk and ghee (clarified butter) in the village.
  • Rice, milk, butter and ghee along with fruits and leafy vegetables are recommended.
  • Milk is drunk and also made into curds, ghi (clarified butter), buttermilk, and butter.


from Hindi ghī, from Sanskrit ghṛtá 'sprinkled'.

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