noun see lota

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • lotah — lo·tah …   English syllables

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  • lota — also lotah noun Etymology: Hindi & Urdu loṭā Date: 1809 a small usually spherical water vessel of brass or copper used in India …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • lota — or lotah [lō′tə] n. [Hindi loṭā] in India, a globe shaped water pot, usually of brass …   English World dictionary

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