Definition of masala
: a varying blend of spices used in Indian cooking
Recent Examples of masala from the Web
The menu changes daily, but the most popular dishes are always on the menu: Spicy chicken vindaloo, chicken tikka masala, tandoori chicken, and chicken with chili garlic.
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Origin and Etymology of masala
Hindi & Urdu masālā materials, ingredients, spices
First Known Use: 1780
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