Definition of puri noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈpuːri//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpuːri//
[countable, uncountable] (Indian English)
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a small round piece of bread made without yeast, that is deep-fried (= fried in oil that covers it completely) and eaten either as a snack or with meat or vegetables as a meal Roll into small puris and deep-fry in hot oil. Depending on the type of puri being made, the flour is mixed with oil or ghee and warm water.