Definition of ghee in English:


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Pronunciation: /giː


[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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