from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A light unleavened wheat bread of Pakistan and northern India, usually fried in deep fat.
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- n. A type of unleavened bread from Indian and Pakistan.
Hindi pūrī, from Sanskrit pūraḥ, cake.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Hindi (poori). Compare Georgian პური (puri). (Wiktionary)