Jhangar

adjective
Jhang·ar | \ˈjəŋə(r)\

Definition of Jhangar 

: of or relating to a culture in the Indus valley of about 2000 b.c. characterized by a crude handmade gray or black pottery having incised geometric ornamentation

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History and Etymology for Jhangar

Jhang, district in the Punjab where artifacts were found + English -ar

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