panela

noun pa·ne·la \pəˈnālə\

Definition of panela

plural

-s

  1. :  low-grade brown sugar

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Origin and Etymology of panela

Mexican Spanish, diminutive of Spanish pan bread, from Latin panis; from the fact that it comes in round chunks that resemble rolls of bread — more at food


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of panela


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