(In Indian cooking) a piece of vegetable or meat, coated in seasoned batter and deep-fried.
More example sentences
- Vegetable koftas from white gram, dahi vadas, pakoras of spinach, fenugreek and onions have all been made possible by them without the use of any cooking medium.
- We learn now that trans-fats (vegetable-based oils heated to bubbling point) are deadly; so much for those pakoras and tempura vegetables.
- The starters we ordered, vegetable pakora and meat samosas, were excellent.
from Hindi pakoṛā, denoting a dish of vegetables in gram flour.
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