piloncillo

noun
pi·​lon·​ci·​llo | \ ˌpēlōnˈsē(ˌ)(y)ō \
plural -s

Definition of piloncillo

: unrefined sugar especially when molded into cones or sticks

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History and Etymology for piloncillo

Mexican Spanish, diminutive of Spanish pilón

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“Piloncillo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/piloncillo. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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