doab

noun

the alluvial land between two converging rivers, esp the area between the Ganges and Jumna in N India

Nearby words

  1. do-rag,
  2. do-re-mi,
  3. do-si-do,
  4. do.,
  5. doa,
  6. doable,
  7. doat,
  8. doater,
  9. dob,
  10. dob in

Word Origin for doab

C20: from Persian dōāb, from two + āb water

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