from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A paved or plastered terrace-platform attached to a house or in a garden.


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  • This splendid procession having entered the royal gardens, approached, through a long avenue of lofty trees, a chabootra, or platform of white marble, canopied by arches of the same material, which occupied the centre.

    The Surgeon's Daughter


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