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chaat

 (chät)
n.
1. (used with a sing. or pl. verb) Small, often fried food preparations eaten as snacks in South Asian cuisine and traditionally sold by street vendors.
2. One of these preparations.

[Hindi and Urdu cāṭ, a lick, taste, from cāṭnā, to lick, taste, from Prakrit caṭṭēi, he licks, probably of imitative origin.]
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