or dauk, dawk!!!
- transportation by relays of people or horses, especially in the East Indies.
- mail delivered by such transportation.
Origin of dak
First recorded in 1820–30, dak is from the Hindi word ḍāk
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- Australian an informal name for trousers
from a brand name
- a system of mail delivery or passenger transport by relays of bearers or horses stationed at intervals along a route
- (as modifier)dak bearers
C18: from Hindi dāk, from Sanskrit drāk quickly
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