Baba-ghanouj definitions

bä'bə gə-no͝osh', -no͝ozh'
A purée of roasted eggplant and tahini, flavored with garlic and lemon juice.
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A Middle Eastern dish, a puree of broiled eggplant usually with garlic, lemon juice, and tahini, eaten with pita as an appetizer.
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Origin of baba-ghanouj

Levantine colloquial Arabic bābā ġannūj bābā papa ġannūj flirtatious (ġanija to flirt ġng in Semitic roots)