kha·​lal | \ kəˈläl \

Definition of khalal

: of, relating to, or constituting the second of four recognized stages in the ripening of a date in which it reaches its full size and changes from green to red or yellow or a combination of the two colors — compare kimri, rutab, tamar

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Arabic khalāl

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“Khalal.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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