Definition of Charkhas
1. charkha [n] - See also: charkha
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Charkhas
Literary usage of Charkhas
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Report on the Revised Land Revenue Settlement of the Lahore District, in the by Leslie S. Saunders (1873)
"... making thread from the raw cotton with their spindles and charkhas (ii.,».) for home consumption, occasionally embroidary with silk or cotton, sewing, ..."
2. Gazetteer by Bombay (Presidency) (1884)
"The husbandmen continue to clean their cotton at home by means of the hand-gin or charkhas. In 1874-75 a ginning factory with John's patent gins was started ..."