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taluk

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Pronunciation: /ˈtɑːlʊk/

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(also taluka /ˈtɑːlʊkɑː/)

Definition of taluk in English:

noun

(In South Asia) an administrative district for taxation purposes, typically comprising a number of villages.

Origin

via Persian and Urdu from Arabic ta‘allaqa 'be connected'.

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