jalebi

/dʒəˈleɪbi/ (say juh'laybee)

noun
(in Indian cookery) a deep-fried twisted fritter dipped in syrup.
Also, jilebi. {Hindi jalebī, from Persian zalībiya, Arabic zalābiya}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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