demerara sugar

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noun dem·e·rara sugar \ˌde-mə-ˈrär-ə-, -ˈrer-\

Definition of demerara sugar

  1. :  a coarse light-brown raw sugar

Origin and Etymology of demerara sugar

Demerara, river and region in Guyana


First Known Use: 1848


DEMERARA SUGAR Defined for English Language Learners

demerara sugar

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noun dem·e·rara sugar \ˌde-mə-ˈrär-ə-, -ˈrer-\

Definition of demerara sugar for English Language Learners

  • : a kind of light brown sugar


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