from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a heavy stick (often bamboo) bound with iron; used by police in India.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In India, a stick; a bludgeon, usually of bamboo and often loaded with iron. Also lattee.
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- n. club consisting of a heavy stick (often bamboo) bound with iron; used by police in India
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