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- n. A chank shell (Turbinella pyrum).
- n. A bracelet or necklace made in India from the chank shell.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A chank shell (Turbinella pyrum); also, a shell bracelet or necklace made in India from the chank shell.
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And the festive note of _sankha_ mingled with the trumpet's sound,
Blew his shrill and dreaded _sankha_, drove his sounding battle-car,
And the sound of Arjun's _sankha_ rose above the cry of war!
Beat of drum and blare of _sankha_ and the thunder of his car,
Long and shrill his sounding _sankha_ then the wrathful Arjun blew,
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He had a crown on His head and with four hands He was holding a sankha, cakra, gada and padma - a conchshell, disk, club and lotus.