[ cheet-l ]
/ ˈtʃit l /
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Origin of chital
<Hindi cītal; compare Sanskrit citrala variegated, cheetah
Words nearby chital
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Example sentences from the Web for chital
Hog deer are not gregarious like chital; they are usually solitary, though found occasionally in pairs.Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon|Robert A. Sterndale
"A chital at the pool; something, perhaps a leopard hunting his supper, has startled him," he advised.The Three Sapphires|W. A. Fraser
British Dictionary definitions for chital
/ (ˈtʃiːtəl) /
another name for axis 2
Word Origin for chital
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012