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A thin crisp pancake of Indian origin, typically made from rice flour, stuffed with vegetables, chicken, or other ingredients, and served with chutney.

[Hindi ḍosā, of Dravidian origin; akin to Tamil tōcai, Kannada dōse.]
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(Cookery) a savoury Indian pancake
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Dosa praised the prime minister statement in supporting the representation of youth and woman, saying this meant that the upcoming government would implement the revolution's objectives.
The dosa grinder, I can say from experience, has become more user friendly and easy on the arms.
On most days the restaurant's owner, Dharma Gohil, can be found in front of the eatery mastering his dosa making technique on a griddle he has modified specifically for the purpose.
Podi Dosa plans to serve dishes from both northern and southern India and specialize in dosas, a type of pancake made with fermented batter.
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But then come people; leaders who feel some particular smells are not needed: They look at loving hands that make the dosa, fry the omelette or place the potato in the paratha, then scowl as in another kitchen a different smell, tells of another breakfast being made?
Overall, we were impressed with the quality of food served at the Dosa Hut.
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But this is Jesmond's new Dosa Kitchen, and its opening comes surrounded by considerable hype.
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