Definition of baklava noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



(also baclava) noun
BrE BrE//ˈbɑːkləvə//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌbɑːkləˈvɑː//
[countable, uncountable] Sweets and desserts
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a sweet dish from the Middle East, made from very thin pastry, nuts, and honey See related entries: Sweets and desserts Word OriginTurkish.
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