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bulgur

[buhl-ger, boo l-]
noun
  1. a form of wheat that has been parboiled, cracked, and dried.
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Origin of bulgur

1925–30; < Turkish (< Arabic burghul, burghūl) < Persian
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British Dictionary definitions for bulgur

bulgur

noun
  1. Also called: burghul a kind of dried cracked wheat
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Word Origin for bulgur

C20: from Turkish, from Arabic burghul, from Persian
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Word Origin and History for bulgur

n.

cereal food, from Turkish bulghur, bulgar.

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