from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A mixture of usually untoasted rolled oats and dried fruit, often used as a breakfast cereal.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A breakfast dish based on uncooked rolled oats and fruit.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A mixture of untoasted dry cereals, nuts, and fruits, eaten mostly as a breakfast cereal; -- of Swiss origin.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. mixture of untoasted dry cereals and fruits
German dialectal, diminutive of German Mus, mush, from Middle High German muos, a meal, mushlike food, from Old High German.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Germanic: from Alemannic German Müesli, diminutive of Mues ("mashed dish"); compare moose ("stew"). (Wiktionary)