Definition of dhansak in English:

dhansak

Syllabification: dhan·sak
Pronunciation: /ˈdənˌsäk
 
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noun

  • An Indian dish of meat or vegetables cooked with lentils and cilantro: chicken dhansak
    More example sentences
    • The most famous Parsi meat dish is dhansak, for which the meat is cooked with lentils, other legumes, and vegetables such as spinach, aubergine, and pumpkin.
    • Fresh Bombay duck in Britannia & Co, an old Parsee restaurant near the docks, is soft and floppy unlike the dried up, salty stuff I remember chewing as a child and the mutton dhansak turns out to be goat.
    • Just when you think you couldn't possibly see another choice, a new page opens up in the menu, hitting you with dhansak, dupiaza, madras and vindaloo.

Origin

Gujarati.

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