granita

[ gruh-nee-tuh; Italian grah-nee-tah ]

nounItalian Cooking.
  1. frozen flavored ice.

Origin of granita

1
1865–70; <Italian: noun use of feminine of granito grainy; see granite

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British Dictionary definitions for granita

granita

/ (ɡrəˈniːtə) /


noun
  1. a type of Italian dessert, similar to a sorbet

Origin of granita

1
from Italian granito grainy

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