kunkur

noun
kun·​kur
variants: or kunkar \ ˈkəŋkə(r) \ or less commonly conker \ ˈkäŋ-​ \
plural -s

Definition of kunkur

: a limestone used especially in India for making lime and building roads

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History and Etymology for kunkur

Hindi kaṅkar, from Sanskrit karkara

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“Kunkur.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kunkur. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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