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dhoti

[doh-tee] /ˈdoʊ ti/
noun, plural dhotis.
1.
a long loincloth worn by many Hindu men in India.
2.
the cotton fabric, sometimes patterned, of which the loincloth is made.
Also, dhooti, dhootie, dhuti
[doo-tee] /ˈdu ti/ (Show IPA)
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Origin of dhoti
1615-1625
1615-25; < Hindi
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dhoti

/ˈdəʊtɪ/
noun (pl) -tis
1.
a long loincloth worn by men in India
Word Origin
C17: from Hindi
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1620s, from Hindi dhoti.

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