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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

  1. :  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


First Known Use: 1807


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ryotwar

adjective ry·ot·war \"\
variants: or

ryotwari

or

ryotwary

or

raiyatwari

\"\

Definition of ryotwar

  1. :  of or relating to the ryotwar system

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Origin and Etymology of ryotwar

Hindi raiyatwār, raiyatwārī


First Known Use: 1807


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