bankshall

noun

banks·​hall
ˈbaŋksˌhȯl
plural -s
1
India : warehouse
2
India : the office of a harbor master or port officer

Word History

Etymology

by folk etymology from Malay bangsal shed

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“Bankshall.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bankshall. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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