sambar


sambar
I.
/ˈsæmbə/ (say 'sambuh)

noun (plural sambars, sambar)
1. a medium-to-large deer, Cervus unicolor, having three-pointed antlers, native to India and South-East Asia, and introduced to southern Australia in the 1860s.
2. any of various related deer of insular South-East Asia.
Also, sambur. {Hindi sāmbar, sāmbhar}
II.
/ˈsæmbə/ (say 'sambuh)

noun
a southern Indian condiment made from dal, vegetables, tamarind, and spices, usually eaten with idlis and dosas.
Also, sambhar. {Tamil}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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