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dhaman

[dah-muh n] /ˈdɑ mən/
noun
1.
a large, harmless, colubrid snake, Ptyas mucosus, of southern Asia, the skin of which is used in making shoes, purses, and other items.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; < Hindi dhāman; compare Sanskrit dharmaṇa a kind of snake
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