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Jute bag that's carried along to Russell Market, or Moore Road Market or the slaughter-house. Usually bears the name of a well-known agarbathi brand emblazoned on the front.


Darrell: Going to Shivajinagar, ma. You want something from Russell Market?
Ma: Bless you, chile, half-kg mutton and quarter kg bones. 'Ere, better take a gunny pye.
Darrell: Ma, cheee, 'oos going to carry that dirty bloomin' pye! Shop-man will give plastic packet.
Added 2011-09-01 by Su Lee