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methi, noun

Forms:
methee, metiShow more Also methee, meti, mettie.
Origin:
Hindi, UrduShow more Hindi and Urdu.
Especially among South Africans of Indian descent: fenugreek. Also attributive.
1950 H. Gerber Cape Cookery 126Fenugreek is obtainable in Indian shops under the name of meti.
1985 T. Shabalala in Drum Sept. 704 bay leaves 1 teaspoon mustard seeds 1 teaspoon methi (fenugreek) seeds 1 teaspoon jheera (cumin seeds).
fenugreek. Also attributive.

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