nullah

noun
nul·​lah | \ ˈnə-lə How to pronounce nullah (audio) \

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Examples of nullah in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The project involves the diversion of a nullah which is a lifeline for the area. Manish Chandra Mishra, Quartz, 10 June 2021

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First Known Use of nullah

1776, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for nullah

Hindi & Urdu nālā

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nullah

null and void

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“Nullah.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nullah. Accessed 1 Jul. 2022.

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