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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- A cultivated aromatic long grain rice originating in southern Asia.

Usage examples (30)
  • This dish is best when made with basmati rice.
  • Pilaf two cups of white rice-basmati is really pretty well essential here
  • But seriously I have tried all kind of rice here, but the real long grain basmati we get and the smell, I never get here.
  • Serve over plain basmati rice or a rice pillau. for more
Tutoring comment
  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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