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puri

[poo r-ee] /ˈpʊər i/
noun, plural puris.
1.

Puri

[poo r-ee, poo-ree] /ˈpʊər i, pʊˈri/
noun
1.
a seaport in E Orissa, in E India, on the Bay of Bengal: temple of Krishna; Hindu pilgrimage center.
Compare Juggernaut (def 2).
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puree

/ˈpuːrɪ/
noun
1.
an unleavened flaky Indian bread, that is deep-fried in ghee and served hot
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Puri

/ˈpʊəriː; pʊəˈriː/
noun
1.
a port in E India, in Odisha (formerly Orissa) on the Bay of Bengal: 12th-century temple of Jagannath. Pop: 157 610 (2001)
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Puri

two South American Indian tribes closely related in language and culture. According to a Coroado tradition, a feud between two families had caused the aboriginal tribe to divide in two. They lived in the lowlands of Mato Grosso state, Brazil. The Puri language is a dialect of Coroado, of the Macro-Ge linguistic group

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