Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An East Indian name of species of Calotropis, chiefly C. gigantea, whose root-bark is the source of a drug highly reputed in the East, and whose stembark furnishes the yercum-fiber.

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Examples

  • To make it easy, he will conjure an image of his madar.

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  • Amir watches his madar sleep, each short breath making him feels as though time is moving faster than it should.

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  • Browne's jurisdiction may have include Karachi which is where Mushka Khan went to speak with the madar-i wali-ahd, or the widow of Sher Ali and mother-in-law of Sardar Muhammad Hashim Khan, at one time the heir apparent to the Durrani throne, who was said to have information about the original orders. back

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  • Medicine survey countries by macrosalb while on macrotec developed nosocomial madar places.

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  • Withal aboarder, padar and madar, hal qnd sal, the sens of Ere with the duchtars of Iran.

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  • I can just shut my eyes and think that the shadows are growing darker under the < i > madar tree, and the water in the pond looks shiny black.

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  • The inside of the nest is well felted with the down of the madar plant, and then it is finally lined with fine hair and grass-stems of the softest kind.

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  • By the side of my house, there is a road that leads to a region in the mountains called madar.

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  • Chidambaram and the rest of the passengers were put on another flight which later landed at Coimbatore where the Home Minister has gone to on an official visit. home minister by madar on 02 Oct 2009

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  • noton ki bhauchar logon ne di tali mumbai ki bacchu bhai wadi ki famous hijre mujrewali nak ki nath woh aj rat todega kan ki bali thodisi bewafai thodisi nok jhok aur gali hai woh harami nikama kamina madar chod mere bagh ka mali dhanda uska ulta pulta phekta hai not jali ghungroo ki jhankar papi pet ka sawal jeb hai uski khali

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