puri

[ poo r-ee ]
/ ˈpʊər i /

noun, plural pu·ris.

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Puri
[ poo r-ee, poo-ree ]
/ ˈpʊər i, pʊˈri /

noun

a seaport in E Odisha, in E India, on the Bay of Bengal: temple of Krishna; Hindu pilgrimage center.

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poori

or pu·ri

[ poo r-ee ]
/ ˈpʊər i /

noun, plural poo·ris.

a light, round, unleavened wheat bread of India, usually deep-fried.
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Puri
/ (ˈpʊəriː, pʊəˈriː) /

noun

a port in E India, in Odisha (formerly Orissa) on the Bay of Bengal: 12th-century temple of Jagannath. Pop: 157 610 (2001)
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