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Taboon bread (Arabic: خبز طابون) is a Middle Eastern flatbread. In Israel it is also called láfa (Hebrew: לאפה) or Iraqi pita (Hebrew: פיתה עירקית), and in Jerusalem sometimes esh-tanur (Hebrew: אַשתנוּר).
- Lafah or Lafa is an Iraqi pita that is of medium thickness, slightly chewy, doesn't tear easily, and is mostly used to wrap shawarma in food stands. It is popular in Israel, where it is common at bakeries and food stands.
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