scheduled caste


noun

(in India) the official name given to the lower castes that are now protected by the government and offered special concessions.

Nearby words

  1. schechter,
  2. schechter, solomon,
  3. sched.,
  4. schedule,
  5. scheduled,
  6. scheduled castes,
  7. scheduled territories,
  8. scheduler,
  9. scheele,
  10. scheele's green


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