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morcha

/ˈmɔːtʃɑː/
noun
1.
(in India) a hostile demonstration against the government
Word Origin
Hindi: entrenchment
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  • Desultory skirmishing continued for some time, shots being fired from the hills, half a mile away, as well as from the morcha.

    The Story of the Malakand Field Force Sir Winston S. Churchill

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