granita

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noun gra·ni·ta \grə-ˈnē-tə\

Definition of granita

  1. :  a coarse-textured ice confection typically made from fruit

Origin and Etymology of granita

Italian, from feminine of granito, past participle of granire


First Known Use: 1869


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