chole-


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Related to chole-: lap chole

chole-

or chol-
pref.
Bile: cholesterol.

[From Greek kholē, bile; see ghel- in Indo-European roots.]

chole-

or before a vowel

chol-

combining form
indicating bile or gall: cholesterol.
[from Greek kholē]

chole-

a combining form meaning “bile,” “gall”: cholecyst.
Also, esp. before a vowel, chol-.
[< Greek, comb. form of cholḗ bile]
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They said that until the vendors don't sell the same stuff as KFC and Pizza Hut, they would be allowed to sell local snacks like samosas and chole- bhature etc.
I can cook chole- poori , chilli paneer and paranthas ," said a confident Mariekeats.