granola

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noun gra·no·la \grə-ˈnō-lə\

Definition of granola

  1. :  a mixture typically of rolled oats and various added ingredients (such as brown sugar, raisins, coconut, and nuts) that is eaten especially for breakfast or as a snack

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Origin and Etymology of granola

from Granola, a trademark


First Known Use: 1970



GRANOLA Defined for English Language Learners

granola

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Definition of granola for English Language Learners

  • : a mixture of oats and other ingredients (such as brown sugar, raisins, coconut, or nuts) that is eaten especially for breakfast or as a snack


GRANOLA Defined for Kids

granola

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noun gra·no·la \grə-ˈnō-lə\

Definition of granola for Students

  1. :  a mixture of oats and other ingredients (as raisins, coconut, or nuts) that is eaten for breakfast or as a snack

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