noun chak·dar \(ˌ)chəkˈdär, ˈchək,d-\

Definition of chakdar



  1. :  a native land tenant of India intermediate in position between the proprietor and cultivator

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Origin and Etymology of chakdar

Panjabi cakdār, from cak tenure (from Sanskrit cakra) + Persian -dār having

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a trip made at another's expense

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