Abor

noun
\ ˈäˌbȯ(ə)r \
plural Abor or Abors

Definition of Abor

1 : a people inhabiting the Brahmaputra river region about 100 miles north of the town of Dibrugarh in northern Assam
2 : a member of the Abor people

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First Known Use of Abor

1832, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Abor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Abor. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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