gymkhana

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Etymology[edit]

From Hindi गेंदख़ाना (gendxānā) / Urdu گیندخانا(gendxānā, racquet court), from गेंद (gend) / گیند(gend, ball) + ख़ाना (xānā) / خانا(xānā, court). Influenced by gymnastics and gymnasium.

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gymkhana (plural gymkhanas)

  1. A competition where riders and horses display a range of skills and aptitudes.
  2. (dated) A place of public resort for athletic games, etc.
  3. (dated) A meeting for such sports.

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