Houdah
Houdah \Hou"dah\, n. See {Howdah}. [1913 Webster]

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  • houdah — noun a (usually canopied) seat for riding on the back of a camel or elephant • Syn: ↑howdah • Hypernyms: ↑seat * * * variant of howdah * * * /how deuh/, n. howdah. * * * houdah see howdah …   Useful english dictionary

  • Houdah — Howdah Elephant portant un howdah Un howdah est une sorte de palanquin, très généralement porté par un éléphant et non plus par des hommes, et positionné sur le dos de l animal. Les howdah étaient utilisés la plupart du temps pour transporter des …   Wikipédia en Français

  • houdah — /how deuh/, n. howdah. * * * …   Universalium

  • houdah — hou•dah [[t]ˈhaʊ də[/t]] n. howdah …   From formal English to slang

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