biriani

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bi·ri·a·ni

 (bĭ′rē-ä′nē)
n.
Variant of biryani.

biriani

(ˌbɪrɪˈɑːnɪ)
n
(Cookery) a variant spelling of biryani
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Noun1.biriani - an Indian dish made with highly seasoned rice and meat or fish or vegetablesbiriani - an Indian dish made with highly seasoned rice and meat or fish or vegetables
dish - a particular item of prepared food; "she prepared a special dish for dinner"
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There are birianis as well, lamb and chicken, but I headed to the meaty section: there's beef chops with mushroom; black forest steak (I'd never heard of this before: it's a beautifully done piece of meat in gravy); and shish taouk.
It would both help satisfy the apparently inexhaustible appetite for onion bhajis and prawn birianis while also providing justification for the squeeze on visas," the paper quoted Goodman, as saying.
In spite of their seeming lack of control in the public sphere, they loom large in Saleem's family life, feeding all their repressed sorrow, guilt, jealousy, and bitterness into him like mother's milk, as did his Aunt Alia, who "fed us the birianis of dissension and the nargisi koftas of discord," and whose kormas, "spiced with forebodings as well as cardamoms," wrought a terrible vengeance upon his mother.