noun ma·mo·ty \ˈmämətē\

Definition of mamoty



  1. :  a hand tool used for digging and cultivating in southeastern Asia

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Origin and Etymology of mamoty

Tamil mammaṭṭi, alteration of maṇ-veṭṭi, from maṇ earth + veṭṭi spade

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a trip made at another's expense

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