Baklava definitions

bä'klə-vä', bä'klə-vä'
A dessert made of paper-thin layers of pastry, chopped nuts, and honey.
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A rich Greek and Middle Eastern pastry consisting of sheets of phyllo layered with chopped nuts, butter, and cinnamon, baked, and soaked in a honey or sugar syrup.
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A popular sweet pastry found in many cuisines of the Middle East and the Balkans, made of chopped nuts layered with phyllo pastry.
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Origin of baklava

From Turkish baklava.