Cutwal Cut"wal (k[u^]t"w[add]l), n. [Per. kotw[=a]l.] The chief police officer of a large city. [East Indies] [1913 Webster]

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  • Cutwāl — (Kotwal, pers. u. hindost.), in Ostindien der Polizeimeister einer Stadt, der zugleich auch die Aufsicht über das Marktwesen führt …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • cutwal — cutwal, waul see kotwal, Indian police officer …   Useful english dictionary

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