noun ar·deb \ˈärˌdeb\
variants: less commonly



Definition of ardeb



  1. :  any of a number of Egyptian units of capacity; especially :  the customs unit equal to 5.44 imperial or 5.619 U.S. bushels

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Origin and Etymology of ardeb

colloquial Arabic ardabb (classical Arabic irdabb), from Greek artabē

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to criticize severely

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