Definition of Bombay duck in English:
The bummalo (fish), especially when dried and eaten as an accompaniment with curry.
- He had chicken tikka masala and I had rogan josh with Bombay duck; instead of wine, we had beer.
- Grey mullet and herring were also salted and dried, when they were known as bokkems, used like Bombay duck.
- She also has a bad stomach (‘All that Bombay duck,’ she exclaims, ‘I can't have enough of it.’
Definition of Bombay duck in:
- British & World English dictionary
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