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dak bungalow

  1. (in India, formerly) a house where travellers on a dak route could be accommodated
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Historical Examples of dak bungalow

  • Bagi dak-bungalow is open to all the winds and is bitterly cold.

    The Works of Rudyard Kipling: One Volume Edition

    Rudyard Kipling

  • Jodhpur dak-bungalow seems to be full of men "waiting here."

    From Sea to Sea

    Rudyard Kipling

  • The dak-bungalow was the only resort, though a hotel was soon to be opened.

    Across India

    Oliver Optic

  • But I would, first of all, put eighty miles of assessed crop land between myself and that dak-bungalow before nightfall.

  • I had found my ghost and would have given worlds to have escaped from that dak-bungalow.