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Synonyms for chickpea

the seed of the chickpea plant

Asiatic herb cultivated for its short pods with one or two edible seeds

large white roundish Asiatic legume

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Begin your day with khaman: A favourite breakfast snack of Surat, Navsari and Vapi near Silvassa, khaman is a steamed cake made from Bengal gram, served dry with chutney or in a spicy 'ras' of garam masala, dal, chana and tomatoes.
Among the wide variety of dishes you'll find Mango Soup, Mung Bean Fritters, Madras Potatoes, Creamy Mushroom Curry, Stuffed Okra, Blackened Spicy Chickpeas, Spinach Bengal Gram Dal, Coconut-Vegetable Sambhar, Tamarind Rice Pilaf, Curried Spinach Couscous, Potato-Stuffed Flatbread, Indian Funnel Cakes, Almond Halwa, and much more.
Redgram and Bengal gram are the two major pulse crops grown in the dry land areas of the country.
The sambar contains tamarind, red gram dal plus seasonings and spices; and the chutney's main ingredients are fried gram, coriander leaves, coconut, chilies, ginger, salt mustard, bengal gram dal and curry.
Tenders are invited for procurement of 5,00,000 kgs of bengal gram dhall (bold variety) with agmark
From barley and millets to Bengal gram and chickpea flour, the range is extensive and healthy, even though it may be unfamiliar.