Definition of bhatura
: a puffy, leavened, deep-fried Indian bread … rich, warming sauces and curries, naan and bhatura. — Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 26 Nov. 2004 … curry served in a platter with compartments that also hold a light yogurt and two bhaturas … — Ashok Chandwani, The Gazette (Montreal), 22 Sept. 2000
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Origin and Etymology of bhatura
borrowed from Hindi bhaṭūrā
First Known Use: 1977
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