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A coarse homespun cloth made in India.

[Hindi khādar, probably ultimately of Dravidian origin; akin to Telugu kaṇḍuvā, upper garment.]


(ˈkɑːdə) or


(Textiles) a cotton cloth of plain weave, produced in India
[from Hindi khādar]
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Noun1.khaddar - a coarse homespun cotton cloth made in India
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
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