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nullah

[nuhl-uh] /ˈnʌl ə/
noun, (in the East Indies)
1.
an intermittent watercourse.
2.
a gully or ravine.
Origin
1770-1780
1770-80; < Hindi nālā brook, ravine
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British Dictionary definitions for nullah

nullah

/ˈnʌlɑː/
noun
1.
a stream or drain
Word Origin
C18: from Hindi nālā
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