pilau

[pi-lahf, pee-lahf, pi-law, -lou, pee-law, -lou]
noun
Also, pilaw.
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pilau, pilaf, pilaff, pilao, pilaw or pulao (pɪˈlaʊ, ˈpɪlæf, pɪˈlaʊ, pɪˈlɔː, pʊˈlaʊ)
 
n
a dish originating from the East, consisting of rice flavoured with spices and cooked in stock, to which meat, poultry, or fish may be added
 
[C17: from Turkish pilāw, from Persian]
 
pilaf, pilaf, pilaff, pilao, pilaw or pulao
 
n
 
[C17: from Turkish pilāw, from Persian]
 
pilaff, pilaf, pilaff, pilao, pilaw or pulao
 
n
 
[C17: from Turkish pilāw, from Persian]
 
pilao, pilaf, pilaff, pilao, pilaw or pulao
 
n
 
[C17: from Turkish pilāw, from Persian]
 
pilaw, pilaf, pilaff, pilao, pilaw or pulao
 
n
 
[C17: from Turkish pilāw, from Persian]
 
pulao, pilaf, pilaff, pilao, pilaw or pulao
 
n
 
[C17: from Turkish pilāw, from Persian]

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Example sentences
Often served is pilau, a platter of rice, potato and meat flavored in many different ways.
Determine the efficacy of ozone fumigation on the leaf rust of maile pilau.
Voters in one cotton-farming village visited by your correspondent were rewarded with free bowls of meat and rice pilau.
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