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gobi Line breaks: gobi
Pronunciation: /ˈɡəʊbi/

Definition of gobi in English:

noun

Indian term for cauliflower or cabbage. aloo gobi
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  • As for the dishes themselves, there's definitely some standouts; the aloo gobi's ginger seasoning really stood out, flavouring the cauliflower and potatoes really nicely (this can be had on its own for $5.95).
  • We settled on the aloo gobi - potatoes and cauliflower, fried then steamed with lots of spices.
  • It can mean the difference between being served chicken curry or aloo gobi (Potatoes and cauliflower) for the next year.

Origin

Punjabi.

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