curry powder means: A blend of European and American spices that is used in Indian cooking. The flavor and color can vary depending on which blend it is. (in Cooking Dictionary)

What else does curry powder mean?

  • It is an amalgamation of spices we are familiar with from Indian varieties found in shops. This is an individual mix that will work in every kitchen. You can make them mildly with cumin, coriander, and fennel; heat them up with chilies, pepper, or add cinnamon and saffron to spice it up. These are all curry powders, and each one has a distinct application. (in Cooking Dictionary)
  • Curry is flavored with a pungent mixture of spices. (in Merlin Dictionary)