puree

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See also: purée and Püree

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French purer (to make pure), from Latin purus (unsullied).

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Noun[edit]

puree (plural purees)

  1. A food that has been ground or crushed into a thick liquid
    Tomato sauce is generally a puree.
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Verb[edit]

puree (third-person singular simple present purees, present participle pureeing, simple past and past participle pureed)

  1. To crush or grind food into a puree.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Hindi पूरी (pūrī), a kind of pancake.

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Noun[edit]

puree (plural purees)

  1. A type of unleavened bread from India and Pakistan.

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Finnish[edit]

Verb[edit]

puree

  1. Third-person singular indicative present form of purra.

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

puree f

  1. plural form of purea