Samosa
noun Etymology: Hindi samosā & Urdu samosa, sambūsa, from Persian sambūsa Date: 1932 a small triangular pastry filled with spiced meat or vegetables and fried in ghee or oil

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  • samosa — /səˈmusə/ (say suh moohsuh), /səˈmoʊsə/ (say suh mohsuh) noun a savoury pastry with curried meat or vegetable filling, usually triangular in shape. Also, samoosa, samousa. {Hindi samosā, from Persian samosa} …   Australian English dictionary

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