Definition of dosa in English:
noun (plural dosas or dosai /ˈdəʊsʌɪ/)
(In southern Indian cooking) a pancake made from rice flour and ground pulses, typically served with a spiced vegetable filling: I feel like eating a masala dosa
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- To get them to overcome their suspicions we had to re-brand various local foods under familiar labels, presenting the dosai as pizza or pancakes and the buffalo curd as yoghurt.
- There are vegetable springrolls, sandwiches, burgers, dosas and milk shakes to make it a sumptuous eat for all.
- Ragi flour is made into the leavened pancakes called dosa and the thinner, unleavened roti.
from Tamil tōcai.
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