Definition of karahi in English:

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karahi

Pronunciation: /kʌˈrʌɪ/
(also kadai or karai)

noun (plural karahis)

A bowl-shaped frying pan with two handles used in Indian cooking, chiefly for balti dishes.
Example sentences
  • Winners of the weekly draws will walk away with pressure cookers, ‘kadais’ and frying pans.
  • Heat the remaining oil and ghee in a casserole dish, or a kadai.
  • Heat oil in a kadai and drop tablespoons of this batter.

Origin

From Hindi karāhī.

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