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ryotwar

noun ry·ot·war \ ¦rīə‧¦twär , -ət‧¦w- \
variants: or ryotwari or ryotwary or raiyatwari \-rē\

Definition of ryotwar

plural ryotwars or ryotwaris or ryotwaries or raiyatwaris
: a system of collecting land rent or taxes in which the government settlement is made directly with the ryots

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Origin and Etymology of ryotwar

Hindi raiyatwār, raiyatwārī by or with individual cultivators, from raiyat, raʽīyat


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ryotwar

adjective \ " \
variants: or ryotwari or ryotwary or raiyatwari \"\

Definition of ryotwar

: of or relating to the ryotwar system

Origin and Etymology of ryotwar

Hindi raiyatwār, raiyatwārī


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