baba ghanouj

Related to baba ghanouj: Baba ghanoush

ba·ba gha·nouj

or ba·ba gha·noush or ba·ba ga·noush  (bä′bə gə-no͞osh′, -no͞ozh′)
A purée of roasted eggplant and tahini, flavored with garlic and lemon juice.

[Levantine colloquial Arabic bābā ġannūj : bābā, papa + ġannūj, flirtatious (ġanija, to flirt; see ġng in Semitic roots).]
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ba•ba gha•nouj

(or gha•noush)

(ˌbæ bə gəˈnuʒ)

a Middle Eastern spread or dip of grilled eggplant puréed with tahini, garlic, and lemon juice.
[of uncertain orig.]
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nothing to do with baba ghanouj or the local Lebanese
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