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  • n. Plural form of tola.


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  • In Concan the dry bark is given for whooping-cough and the juice of the fresh bark in doses of 2 "tolas" (7.60 grams) for anasarca.

    The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines

  • In Concan they cook 2 "tolas" (13.60 grams) of the flowers in lard, together with coriander and "mesua ferrea," add a little candied sugar and divide the mass into large pills to be given twice a day.

    The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines

  • Jemadar invoked Khandoba, an incarnation of Mahadeo, and said that if by his assistance the box of money was broken at the first or second stroke of the axe, a chain of gold weighing one and a quarter tolas would be made over to him.

    The Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India - Volume IV of IV Kumhar-Yemkala

  • No dealer is permitted to sell more than three tolas (about one and one-eighth ounces) to any person, and no opium can be consumed upon the premises of the dealer.

    Modern India

  • According to tradition, families should provide several "tolas" almost half a troy ounce as dowries. - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • He alleged that the burglars entered inside the shop-cutting wall from backside of "Jyoti Cosmetics" and has stolen around 950 tolas of gold ornaments.

    The New Nation

  • Burglars has stolen a jewellery shop at Muktijoddha Super Market in city's Mirpur and took away around 950 tolas of gold ornaments worth about Tk 3 crore on Saturday night.

    The New Nation

  • SP Ganesh KC, in-charge at the Metropolitan Police Range, Hanumandhoka, said the Khukri-wielding robbers decamped with Rs 30,000 in cash, 10 tolas of gold ornaments, a diamond ring, a branded laptop computer and two mobile phone sets from the house in Budhanilkantha.


  • Burglars stole 12 tolas of gold ornaments from a house at Sheelanagar.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • For more information from the companies listed, phone and fax numbers, as well as e-mail addresses follow. tolas software offers a variety of modules, including Purchase Order Management and Purchasing Analysis.

    Purchasing - Top Stories


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