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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  • taluk — /tah look, tah look /, n. (in India) 1. a hereditary estate. 2. a subdivision of a revenue district. Also, taluka, talooka /tah looh keuh/. [1790 1800; < Urdu ta alluq estate < Ar] * * * …   Universalium

  • taluk — noun An administrative division in some countries in South Asia. Syn: taluka, tahsil, tahasil, tehsil …   Wiktionary

  • taluk — ta·luk …   English syllables

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  • taluk — /ˈtalʊk/ (say tahlook) noun in India: 1. (formerly) a hereditary estate. 2. (in some states) a subdivision of a tehsil. Also, taluka. {Hindi tālluqā, from Arabic ta alluqa} …   Australian English dictionary

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