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(formerly, in India) n
a. a system of mail delivery or passenger transport by relays of bearers or horses stationed at intervals along a route
b. (as modifier): dak bearers.
[C18: from Hindi dāk, from Sanskrit drāk quickly]
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|Noun||1.||dak - East Indian tree bearing a profusion of intense vermilion velvet-textured blooms and yielding a yellow dye|
tree - a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms