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mooli Line breaks: mooli
Pronunciation: /ˈmuːli/

Definition of mooli in English:


A radish of a variety with a large slender white root which is typically eaten cooked, especially in Eastern cuisine, and is also used for stockfeed.
Example sentences
  • Mirin is a sweet Japanese rice wine of great delicacy, and daikon is the Japanese name for mooli, or long white radish.
  • The oriental radishes, also known by their Japanese and Hindi names, daikon and mooli, may reach a length of 45 cm or more, and really constitute a different vegetable, almost omnipresent in oriental cuisines.
  • I can see aubergines and lemons there and are those yams bottom right, but apart from that and possibly some mooli (which I have no idea how to cook) I'm stumped.


1960s: from Hindi mūlī, from Sanskrit mūla 'root'.

Words that rhyme with mooli

boule, coulée, duly, Friuli, Hooley, Julie, newly, puli, schoolie, stoolie, Thule, truly, unruly
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