panchama

noun
pan·​cha·​ma | \ ˈpənchəmə \
plural -s

Definition of panchama

: a member of the lowest caste group in India : harijan, untouchable

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History and Etymology for panchama

Sanskrit pañcama fifth

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“Panchama.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/panchama. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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