khaddar

noun
khad·​dar | \ ˈkä-dər How to pronounce khaddar (audio) \
variants: or khadi \ ˈkä-​dē How to pronounce khadi (audio) \

Definition of khaddar

: homespun cotton cloth of India

First Known Use of khaddar

circa 1885, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for khaddar

Hindi & Urdu khādar, khādī

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“Khaddar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/khaddar. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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