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Zari

\zuh-ree\
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Definition

The metallic or metal-hued thread used in embroidery on textiles in India.

Usage

"Mummy, I don't want a zari border on my choli. Zari is for oldies."
Added 2011-09-04 by oldathai

Root

Hindi

Region

North India

Related Terms

Jarige

Terms referencing this

pattupavadai