/ (ˈhaʊdə) /
a variant spelling of howdah
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
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Example sentences from the Web for houdah
Howdah, Houdah, how′da, n. a seat fixed on an elephant's back.
A man standing up on the houdah of an elephant may pass under it without touching the foliage.Flowers and Flower-Gardens|David Lester Richardson