Talook
Talook Ta*look", Taluk Ta*luk", n. [Ar. ta'lluq.] A large estate; esp., one constituting a revenue district or dependency the native proprietor of which is responsible for the collection and payment of the public revenue due from it. [India] [1913 Webster]

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  • talook — talook, dar etc.: see taluk, talukdār …   Useful english dictionary

  • Taluk — Talook Ta*look , Taluk Ta*luk , n. [Ar. ta lluq.] A large estate; esp., one constituting a revenue district or dependency the native proprietor of which is responsible for the collection and payment of the public revenue due from it. [India]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Talookdar — Ta*look dar, Talukdar Ta*luk dar, n. [Hind., fr. Per. ta lluqd[=a]r.] A proprietor of a talook. [India] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Talukdar — Talookdar Ta*look dar, Talukdar Ta*luk dar, n. [Hind., fr. Per. ta lluqd[=a]r.] A proprietor of a talook. [India] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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