talab

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Hindi तालाब (tālāb), from Persian تالاب (tâlâb).

Noun[edit]

talab (plural talabs)

  1. (Middle East, India, Pakistan) a pond for harvesting rainwater.
    • 2009 September 13, Rick Westhead, “India: Will the tap run dry?”, in Toronto Star[1]:
      Harish, whose foundation provides villages with some of the building costs for tankas and talabs, grins as she relates the story.

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Cebuano[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ta‧lab

Noun[edit]

talab

  1. a pen shell; any member of the family Pinnidae

Tagalog[edit]

Adjective[edit]

taláb

  1. effective (said of medicine, advice, etc.)

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