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Gond

 (gŏnd)
n.
A member of a Dravidian people inhabiting central India.
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Gond

(ɡɒnd)
n
(Peoples) a member of a formerly tribal people now living in scattered enclaves throughout S central India
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Gond

(gɒnd)

n.
a member of any of a group of aboriginal peoples of the E Deccan in central India.
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Noun1.Gond - a member of a formerly tribal people in south central India
Dravidian - a member of one of the aboriginal races of India (pushed south by Caucasians and now mixed with them)
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They made the Gond welcome with what they had, and he stood on one leg, his bow in his hand, and two or three poisoned arrows stuck through his top-knot, looking half afraid and half contemptuously at the anxious villagers and their ruined fields.
Tell her, fair cousin, that 'tis no longer the fashion, and that the hinge (gond) and the laurel (laurier) embroidered on her robe give her the air of a walking mantlepiece.
Officials in SSWMB said they buried the offal of sacrificial animals weighing 42,937 tonnes in the Jam Chakro and Gond Pas landfills and the trenches dug up in the garbage transfer station at Sharafi Goth.
Reports said the victim identified as Benchu Gond, a resident of Mokri village in Kaimur district, was irrigating his paddy field using that motor on Sunday when the accused persons picked him up and locked up in a house.
He said that SSWMB had installed computerized systems at Jam Chakro and Gond Pass which helps monitor the board that from where the garbage was lifted and from where not being lifted.
Summary: Dhar (Madhya Pradesh) [India] May 19 (ANI): People of Bhil and Gond tribes here turned out in large numbers to exercise their constitutional right in the seventh phase of Lok Sabha polls on Sunday.
Mahendra Singh Gond is due to be hanged next month after he launched his sickening attack on the youngster on June 30 last year in India's Madhya Pradesh district.
There's a time when tigers and human beings lived close to each other, says Dhavat Singh Uikey, an artist from the Gond tribe in central India.
Gond Saleem, the head of the family that makes taziya, explained the history of these unique taziyas.
8 Collection points in Jamshed Zone and 14 in Gulshan zone have set up and to dispose off the offal Trenches Have dig in Jam Chakro and Gond pas, he said.
Meanwhile, one of his alleged attackers, Pawan Singh Gond, filed a complaint against Shakeel and Riaz for slaughtering cows.