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lota

or lotah

[loh-tuh] /ˈloʊ tə/
noun
1.
(in India) a small container for water, usually of brass or copper and round in shape.
Origin of lota
1800-1810
First recorded in 1800-10, lota is from the Hindi word lotā
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lota

/ˈləʊtə/
noun
1.
a globular water container, usually of brass, used in India, Myanmar, etc
Word Origin
C19: from Hindi lotā
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