balaghat

noun
ba·​la·​ghat | \ ¦bälə¦gȯt, -ät \
plural -s

Definition of balaghat

India
: tableland above mountain passes

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First Known Use of balaghat

circa 1760, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for balaghat

probably from Hindi, from Persian bālāabove (from Middle Persian) + Hindi ghāt pass

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“Balaghat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/balaghat. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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