Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Russian name of the mother fur-seal, used on the Pribilof Islands.

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Examples

  • That cold water bath many Indians have because there's no electricity...that 'matka' they use because they can't afford a fridge...and the long walk they take to work and back because private transport is expensive and public transport shoddy.

    Green survey is all backwards....

  • His transfer was followed by attempts made by a section of the editors to portray that the state's top cop was transferred due to his crusade against the 'matka' lobby.

    Behind the News: Voices from Goa's Press

  • Some time back we tried the Haldiram's Shev Puri packet and the Amul's matka/pot kulfi.

    Archive 2007-04-01

  • Looks fabulous, but I'm really eyeing the sev batat puri and matka kulfi.

    Sister Rolls

  • I found the plastic pots really cute yet I would love to have the kulfi in a real matka.

    Archive 2007-04-01

  • Juan Antinoo – matka boska tranwestycka « Marcepanowo

    Transgender Women and Catholic Iconography « Gender Across Borders

  • It is sometimes served in a clay pot as matka kulfi.

    Kesar Malai Kulfi

  • S cieľom zistiť, kde druhú polovicu svoje gény pochádzajú, moja matka sa rozhodol zložiť skúšku rovnako.

    ideonexus.com »2007» July

  • Tak, triky cuko matka iného druhu na zvyšovanie jeho potomstva, väčšiu voľnosť, aby ju vynakladať energiu na tvorbu ďalších potomkov.

    ideonexus.com »2007» July

  • English-language newspaper, who has been mentioned earlier in this chapter, runs two such gaddas located opposite the Margao police station, where matka bets are accepted, even amidst the worst of police crack-downs on gambling outlets.

    Behind the News: Voices from Goa's Press

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