charpoy

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noun char·poy \ˈchär-ˌpȯi\

Definition of charpoy

plural

charpoys

  1. :  a bed used especially in India consisting of a frame strung with tapes or light rope

Origin and Etymology of charpoy

Hindi cārpāī & Urdu chārpā'ī


First Known Use: 1845

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