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  • noun Plural form of chumar.

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Examples

  • Brahmins and chumars, bankers and tinkers, barbers and bunnias, pilgrims and potters — all the world going and coming.

    Kim

  • If a man wants your money, he ought to ask for it, or send round a subscription-list, instead of juggling about the country, with an Australian larrikin; a "brumby," with as much breed as the boy; a brace of chumars in gold-laced caps; three or four ekka-ponies with hogged manes, and a switch-tailed demirep of a mare called Arab because she has a kink in her flag.

    Indian Tales

  • Brahmins and chumars, bankers and tinkers, barbers and bunnias, pilgrims and potters -- all the world going and coming.

    Kim

  • a "brumby," with as much breed as the boy; a brace of chumars in gold-laced caps; three or four ekka-ponies with hogged manes, and a switch-tailed demirep of a mare called Arab because she has a kink in her flag.

    Plain Tales from the Hills

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