mussal

noun

mus·​sal
məˈsäl
plural -s
India
: a torch usually of oil-soaked rags

Word History

Etymology

Hindi masāl, mashāl, from Arabic mashʽal

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“Mussal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mussal. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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