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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An administrative division in some countries in South Asia.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In India, a dependency or subdivision of a district subject to revenue collection by a native officer; also, an estate or tract of proprietary land the revenues of which are under the management of a talukdar.


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