- a building where artillery, ammunition, etc., are made, repaired, and stored.
Origin of topkhana
1660–70; < Hindi, Urdu tōpkhānā < Turkish top cannon + Persian khānah house
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At Topkhana, about five minutes' ride from the Embassy, we embarked in boats and crossed the harbour to Stamboul.