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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Rice cooked in well-seasoned broth with onions or celery and usually poultry or game or shellfish and sometimes tomatoes.

Usage examples (33)
  • "The rice is called pilau - mixed with raisins, pine nuts and chopped carrots."
  • If there was no food in the cupboard, she'd still manage to rustle up a feast – Bangladeshi food such as pilau rice, curry and korma.
  • ‘The pilau is overdone, ’ thundered Kisloch.
  • "Poki pilau, pilau," Abner explained contemptuously. for more
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