kheer

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kheer

 (kîr)
n.
A sweet South Asian dish made by boiling rice with milk, sugar, spices, and sometimes nuts and other ingredients until it thickens to the consistency of gruel.

[Hindi and Urdu khīr, from Prakrit khīra-, milk, thickened milk, from Sanskrit kṣīram; akin to Middle Persian šīr, milk.]
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The objectives behind these MachiaAvellian manoeuvres have been described by some Indian anchors as 'Payasa mareyga Pakistan, Pakistan banega qabristan'.
(13) We are told only that from the sacrificial fire a great being arose bearing a vessel filled with celestial payasa 'porridge' (1.15.8-13), which will impregnate the three women.
There will also be a 'Payasa Mela' from September 5 to 8.
El circo es muy desprestigiado, como le dice su amigo transexual: "se van a burlar de vos, sos una payasa".
A voice for many, she is both payasa (clown) and queen bee.