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Pan·da·rus

 (păn′dər-əs) also Pan·dar (-dər)
n.
1. The leader of the Lycians, slain by Diomedes in the Iliad.
2. The procurer of Cressida for Troilus in medieval romance.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Pandar - someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce)pandar - someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce)
England - a division of the United Kingdom
offender, wrongdoer - a person who transgresses moral or civil law
procuress - a woman pimp
whoremaster, whoremonger - a pimp who procures whores
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Sadak nirman karya purshotam aggarwal ke makan se jagdish pandar ke makan tak v vijay grover ke makan se parkash chimpa ke makan tak ward no.
The hat-trick-seeking Pandar is still potentially well treated on old form despite a 10lb rise for a ready success last time, but he has finished last on his two starts here and that is not encouraging for a horse who is likely to be a short price.
Simon Henderson, a senior fellow with the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, said Khan once told him that in the 1980s, Ali Shamkhani, then a Pandar officer and now the secretary of the Supreme National Security Council, flew to Iran thinking he could pick up three nuclear bombs from the Pakistani military and was most disappointed when told there had been a misunderstanding.
23) Sir Philip Sidney (1544-1586) has noted in his An Apology for Poetry that by his time the name Pandar (Pandarus) had become synonymous with pander ("a go-between in love intrigues") owing to Chaucer's portrayal in the Troilus and Criseyde (29).