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 (ā-ō′lē, ī-ō′-)
A rich sauce of crushed garlic, egg yolks, lemon juice, and olive oil.

[Provençal : ai, garlic (from Latin allium; see allium) + oli, oil (from Latin oleum; see oil).]
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(aɪˈəʊlɪ; eɪ-)
(Cookery) garlic mayonnaise
[from French ail garlic]
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(aɪˈoʊ li, eɪˈoʊ-)

a garlic-flavored mayonnaise of Provence.
[1895–1900; < French aïoli < Occitan, =ai garlic (< Latin allium) + oli oil]
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- French for ai, "garlic," and oli, "oil"—mayonnaise seasoned with garlic.
See also related terms for seasoning.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.aioli - garlic mayonnaiseaioli - garlic mayonnaise      
sauce - flavorful relish or dressing or topping served as an accompaniment to food
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