Definition of "tandoor" [tandoor]

  • (noun) A cylindrical oven made of clay, heated to a high heat over charcoal or wood, and used in India for baking bread and roasting meat.

Use "tandoor" in a sentence

  • "Atta Chicken, which roughly translates to 'dough' chicken, dates back to a time in Punjab Province when every little house had a brick oven, known as a tandoor."
  • "A tandoori oven, known as a tandoor, is cylindrical and used for cooking meat dishes plus breads like nan and roti."
  • "A most popular Indian / Pakistan chicken dish which is cooked in a clay oven called a tandoor; this is extremely popular in the West and appears on the majority of the restaurant menus."

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