curry powder

noun
Updated on: 11 Nov 2017

Definition of curry powder

: a condiment consisting of several pungent ground spices (such as cayenne pepper, fenugreek, and turmeric)

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First Known Use of curry powder

1810


CURRY POWDER Defined for English Language Learners

curry powder

noun

Definition of curry powder for English Language Learners

  • : a mixture of spices that are used in Indian cooking to give a hot flavor to food


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