gelee

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See also: Gelee and gelée

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the French gelée.

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Noun[edit]

gelee (plural gelees)

  1. Any gelled suspension made for culinary purposes.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the Yoruba word gele for a woman's headwrap.

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Noun[edit]

gelee (plural gelees)

  1. A traditional form of West African headwrap worn by women.

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

gelee f (oblique plural geles, nominative singular gelee, nominative plural geles)

  1. cold spell; period of coldness

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