chapati

[chuh-pah-tee, -pat-ee]
noun, plural chapati, chapatis, chapaties. Indian Cookery.
a flat pancakelike bread, usually of whole-wheat flour, baked on a griddle.
Also, chapatti.


Origin:
1855–60; < Hindi capāti

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chapati or chapatti (tʃəˈpætɪ, -ˈpʌtɪ, -ˈpɑːtɪ, tʃəˈpætɪ, -ˈpʌtɪ, -ˈpɑːtɪ)
 
n , pl -ti, -tis, -ties
(in Indian cookery) a flat coarse unleavened bread resembling a pancake
 
[from Hindi]
 
chapatti or chapatti
 
n
 
[from Hindi]

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Chapati is also an unleavened flatbread, but somewhat thinner than roti.
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