Definition of turbinado sugar in English:

turbinado sugar

Syllabification: tur·bin·a·do sug·ar
Pronunciation: /ˌtərbiˌnädō ˈSHo͝ogər/

Entry from US English dictionary


  • Partially refined light brown cane sugar similar to demerara but with larger crystals.


early 20th century: from Portuguese turbinado (named for the turbines in which the sugar is centrifugally spun during production).

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