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chawal Line breaks: cha¦wal
Pronunciation: /ˈtʃʌwəl/

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Definition of chawal in English:


[mass noun]
Rice, especially as part of a dish: egg chawal
More example sentences
  • The salan roti (curry and nans) is being served far too early in the meal and before know you it the trifle and mithay chawal (sweet rice).
  • This is called beras by the Malays, fan by the Chinese, and arisi or chawal by Indians.
  • What followed was the most awaited event, the delicious langar (Guru's Prasad) comprising soft and delicious rotis, palak paneer, the irresistible rajma chawal, dal and crisp jalebis.


From Hindi cāval.

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