Definition of Pulwar

1. a type of boat [n -S]



Pulwar Pictures

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pulwar

pulvillar
pulville
pulvilled
pulvilles
pulvilli
pulvillus
pulvils
pulvinae
pulvinar
pulvinars
pulvinate
pulvini
pulvinic acid
pulvinoid
pulvinus
pulwar (current term)
pulwars
puly
puma
pumalike
pumas
pumelo
pumelos
pumicate
pumicated
pumicates
pumicating
pumice
pumice stone
pumice stones

Literary usage of Pulwar

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1. The Five Great Monarchies of the Ancient Eastern World: Or, The History by George Rawlinson (1881)
"... with its tributary, the pulwar (or Cyrus), ... 9 The names, pulwar and ... is a tributary of the pulwar, and not the main river. u So Morier ..."

2. Illustrations of the History and Practices of the Thugs: And Notices of Some by Edward Thornton (1837)
"At one-and-a-half pas day, the pulwar and tobacco-boat ... and Bholanath Chung, remained in the pulwar, to sell the tobacco: two men were sent homewards. ..."

3. Ramaseeana: Or, A Vocabulary of the Peculiar Language Used by the Thugs by William Henry Sleeman (1836)
"... met and consulted, and when the traders boat set out, our pulwar of ... two boats remained at A distance following in rear; at H pas day the pulwar and ..."

4. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"About 8 miles to the north-north-east, on the opposite side of the pulwar, rises a perpendicular wall of rock, in which four similar tombs are cut, ..."

5. A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Extinct and Dormant Baronetcies by John Burke, Bernard Burke (1844)
"He m daughter of Richard pulwar, esq. of Сорт ses, and left at his decease, ... pulwar. Elizabeth. He гл. secondly, Elizabeth, daughter of Edi with, ..."

6. Narrative of a Journey Through the Upper Provinces of India, from Calcutta by Reginald Heber (1828)
"Our pinnace broke from the hold of the men who were towing her, and came against the broadside of a large pulwar laden with corn, with so much violence that ..."

7. Narrative of a Journey Through the Upper Provinces of India, from Calcutta by Reginald Heber (1828)
"The crew, however, seeing their danger, pushed themselves with much readiness and dexterity up between a pulwar which we had just passed, and the bank, ..."

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