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Pakora vs. Curry

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Pakoranoun

A piece of vegetable, or sometimes meat, deep-fried in a batter flavoured with spices.

Currynoun

One of a family of dishes originating from South Asian cuisine, flavoured by a spiced sauce.

Pakora

Pakora (pronounced [pəˈkɔːɽa]) is a spiced fritter originating from the Indian subcontinent, sold by street vendors and served in restaurants in South Asia and worldwide. It consists of items, often vegetables such as potatoes and onions, coated in seasoned gram flour batter and deep fried.

Currynoun

A spiced sauce or relish, especially one flavoured with curry powder.

Currynoun

Curry powder.

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Curryverb

(transitive) To groom (a horse); to dress or rub down a horse with a curry comb.

Curryverb

(transitive) To dress (leather) after it is tanned by beating, rubbing, scraping and colouring.

Curryverb

(transitive) To beat, thrash; to drub.

Curryverb

(transitive) To try to win or gain (favour) by flattering.

Curryverb

To scurry; to ride or run hastily

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Curryverb

To cover (a distance); (of a projectile) to traverse (its range).

Curryverb

To hurry.

Curryverb

To dress the hair or coat of (a horse, ox, or the like) with a currycomb and brush; to comb, as a horse, in order to make clean.

‘Your short horse is soon curried.’;

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Currynoun

A kind of sauce much used in India, containing garlic, pepper, ginger, and other strong spices.

Currynoun

A stew of fowl, fish, or game, cooked with curry.

Currynoun

(East Indian cookery) a pungent dish of vegetables or meats flavored with curry powder and usually eaten with rice

Curryverb

season with a mixture of spices; typical of Indian cooking

Curryverb

treat by incorporating fat;

‘curry tanned leather’;

Curryverb

give a neat appearance to;

‘groom the dogs’; ‘dress the horses’;

Curry

Curry is a variety of dishes originating in the Indian subcontinent. It uses a combination of spices or herbs, usually including ground turmeric, cumin, coriander, ginger, and fresh or dried chilies.

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