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jelly/ˈʤɛli/noun
pluraljellies
jelly
/ˈʤɛli/
noun
pluraljellies
Learner's definition of JELLY  
: a sweet and soft food made by boiling sugar and fruit juice until it is thick
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[noncount]
— sometimes used figuratively
[noncount]British  : a fruit-flavored dessert made with gelatin
◊ In the U.S., this kind of dessert is known by the trademark Jell-O.
[noncount]old-fashioned  : a food made from meat juices and gelatin
: a substance that is soft and thick like jelly
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[noncount]
— see also petroleum jelly

— jellied

/ˈʤɛlid/adjective

— jellylike

/ˈʤɛliˌlaɪk/adjective
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