houdah

houdah

[hou-duh]
noun
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houdah (ˈhaʊdə)
 
n
a variant spelling of howdah

howdah or houdah (ˈhaʊdə)
 
n
a seat for riding on an elephant's back, esp one with a canopy
 
[C18: from Hindi haudah, from Arabic haudaj load carried by elephant or camel]
 
houdah or houdah
 
n
 
[C18: from Hindi haudah, from Arabic haudaj load carried by elephant or camel]

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