khaddar

homespun cotton cloth

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Khaddar — This is a very rough cotton cloth, made in India from native spun yarns. A much lower quality cloth than any shipped from Lancashire, but is produced so cheaply that the poorer natives can afford to buy it. The qualities vary considerably and one …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • khaddar — [käd′ēkäd′ər] n. [Hindi khādī] homespun cotton cloth made in India: also khadi [käd′ē] …   English World dictionary

  • khaddar — /ˈkadə/ (say kahduh) noun hand spun, hand woven cloth produced in India. Also, khadi. {Hindi khaddar, from Punjabi} …   Australian English dictionary

  • khaddar — or khadi noun Etymology: Hindi & Urdu khādar, khādī Date: circa 1885 homespun cotton cloth of India …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • khaddar — /kah deuhr/, n. a handloomed plain weave cotton fabric produced in India. Also, khadi /kah dee/. [1920 25; < Hindi khadar] * * * …   Universalium

  • khaddar — noun A coarse homespun cotton cloth from India …   Wiktionary

  • khaddar — khad·dar …   English syllables

  • khaddar — n. Indian homespun cloth. Etymology: Hindi …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mir Tanha Yousafi — Muhammad Saleh محمد صالح Mir Tanha Yousufi Full name Muhammad Saleh محمد صالح Born January 1, 1955 Sialkot, Pakistan Era Modern era …   Wikipedia

  • Kasinadhuni Nageswara Rao — Kasinadhuni Nageswararao (Telugu: కాశీనాథుని నాగేశ్వరరావు), better known as Nageswara rao pantulu was rare combination of a journalist, nationalist, politician, a staunch supporter of Khaddar movement and an enthusiastic pioneer in library… …   Wikipedia

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