Definition of khud in English:

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Pronunciation: /kʌd/
(also khad)


(In India) a deep ravine or chasm: the town needs a bridge over the khud
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  • The state government has yet to think of having a new bridge over the khud.
  • This khud is also the main source of water supply for the town and its adjoining areas.
  • Three people were killed when a utility vehicle fell into a khud at Lakhu Ghati, near Theog, today.


Mid 19th century: from Hindi ḵaḍ.

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