mofussil

noun mo·fus·sil \ mōˈfəsəl \

Definition of mofussil

plural -s
:the provincial or rural districts of India :countryside
  • an urgent need for more teachers who can get out to the farming areas in the mofussil
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Origin and Etymology of mofussil

Hindi mufaṣṣal, mufaṣṣil, from Arabic mufaṣṣal separated


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