or ked·dah, khed·ah
- (in India) an enclosure constructed to ensnare wild elephants.
Origin of kheda
Borrowed into English from Hindi around 1790–1800
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They call this a kheda, the term used for a beat of the forest for game.
khedah or keddah
- (in India, Myanmar, etc) an enclosure into which wild elephants are driven to be captured
Word Origin for kheda
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