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zilla

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Pronunciation: /ˈzɪlə
 
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(also zillah)

Definition of zilla in English:

noun

An administrative district in India, containing several parganas: [as modifier]: the zilla parishad
More example sentences
  • A hundred metres from our farm, a village tank was de-silted recently by the zilla panchayat.

Origin

from Persian and Urdu żila‘ 'division'.

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