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bhuna

/ˈbuːnə/
noun
1.
an Indian dish or sauce in which spices are dry-roasted in a pan and then combined with a moistening agent such as yogurt or water
Word Origin
from Urdu
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Contemporary definitions for bhuna
noun

a type of Indian curry that is a medium-hot and thick sauce and made by a process in which spices are dry-roasted in a pan and combined with a moistening agent such as yogurt; also written bhoona

Examples

Bhuna chicken is ready when the oil begins to separate from the gravy.

Word Origin

Urdu bhunna 'to be fried'

Usage Note

cooking

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