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aumildar

[ aw-mil-dahr, aw-mil-dahr ]
/ ˌɔ mɪlˈdɑr, ˈɔ mɪlˌdɑr /
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noun (in India)

a manager or agent.
a collector of revenue.

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Origin of aumildar

1770–80; <Hindi amaldār<Persian, equivalent to Arabic ʿamal work + Persian -dar agent suffix, literally, holder, holding
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