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lady's finger

\Lady fingers\
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Definition

Indian name of "frequently abused at grocery store" vegetable more commonly known as Okra. Plural: Lady Fingers. Desi shoppers can be found snapping the ends off and nonchalantly tossing back into the pile disfigured okras that wont break off to their liking. Chee chee.

Usage

Patel bros gates good lady fingers on saturday. They all break nicely.
Added 2012-08-26 by Paanini

Root

English

Region

All India

Terms referencing this

Drumstick

Definition 2 of 2

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Definition

Okra. (Nothing to do with real fingers) or ladice or finger

Usage

Pass me the lady's finger. I feel like a nibble.
Added 2011-07-07 by porkipaya

Root

English

Categories

Food and Drink

Related Terms

brinjal

Terms referencing this

Drumstick