Definition of pandal in English:

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pandal

Pronunciation: /ˈpand(ə)l/
/panˈdɑːl/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun

Indian
A marquee.
Example sentences
  • No pandals or temporary structure shall be erected in any street, land or public thoroughfare, without written permission
  • Cultural performances have added lots of excitement and one can see people of all ages flocking the pandals in the evenings to catch a glimpse of the innovative programmes.
  • Bahadur, on the other hand, decorates marriage pandals.

Origin

From Tamil pantal.

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: pan¦dal

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