Lashkar

geographical name
Lash·​kar | \ ˈləsh-kər How to pronounce Lashkar (audio) \

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district of the city of Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh, north central India; formerly capital of the state of Gwalior

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“Lashkar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lashkar. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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