kheda

kheda

[ked-uh]
noun
(in India) an enclosure constructed to ensnare wild elephants.
Also, keddah, khedah.


Origin:
1790–1800; < Hindi

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kheda, khedah or keddah (ˈkɛdə)
 
n
(in India, Myanmar, etc) an enclosure into which wild elephants are driven to be captured
 
[from Hindi]
 
khedah, khedah or keddah
 
n
 
[from Hindi]
 
keddah, khedah or keddah
 
n
 
[from Hindi]

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