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Cooked in a tandoor.

[Hindi and Urdu tandūrī, from tandūr, tandoor; see tandoor.]


a. an Indian method of cooking meat or vegetables on a spit in a clay oven
b. (as modifier): tandoori chicken.
[from Urdu, from tandoor an oven]


(tɑnˈdʊər i)

1. baked or roasted in a tandoor: tandoori chicken.
2. a pl. of tandoor.
[1965–70; < Hindi tandūrī]


ntandoori m
a chicken tandoori → un poulet tandoori
tandoori oven → four m tandoori
tandoori chicken → poulet m tandoori
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