basmati ricebas·ma·ti rice
a type of long-grained rice, grown mainly in India and Pakistan, that has a distinctive fragrance and a delicate flavor
Origin of basmati ricefrom Hindi b?smat?, literally , fragrant
An aromatic long-grain rice from India.
Origin of basmati riceHindi bāsmatī fragrant from bās fragrance, perfume from Prakrit vāsa- from Sanskrit vāsah