sago

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noun sa·go \ˈsā-(ˌ)gō\

Definition of sago

plural

sagos

  1. :  a dry granulated or powdered starch prepared from the pith of a sago palm and used in foods and as textile stiffening

Origin and Etymology of sago

Malay sagu sago palm


First Known Use: circa 1580


SAGO Defined for English Language Learners

sago

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noun sa·go \ˈsā-(ˌ)gō\

Definition of sago for English Language Learners

  • : a substance that is made from a type of palm tree and used especially in cooking


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sago

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noun sa·go \ˈsā-(ˌ)gō\

Medical Definition of sago

plural

sagos

  1. :  a dry granulated or powdered starch prepared from the pith of a sago palm and used in foods and as textile stiffening


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