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Definition 1 of 2

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a "weight' of gold

Usage

Rajiv: I will sell you my left kidney for 10 tolas of gold.
Vajpayee: how much for both kidneys?
Rajiv: 20 of course.
Added 2015-03-23 by porkipaya

Root

Hindi

Definition 2 of 2

tola

\toe-la\
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An ancient unit of mass, apparently used to trade and all gazillion years ago.
Today simbly a unit of mass of hash or charas for eng people and rowdy people.
For, aunties and uncle a unit to measure gold and other extremely precious metals.

Usage

Paneerselvam (on the phone) - Bro, get me 5 tolas man when you get back from the hills
Eavesdropping Uncle - Ain? Beta you should come to me if you want to buy gold, i can get you the best deal in the full colony.
Added 2013-05-31 by Mildly Racist

Root

Hindi

Categories

WALTO

Related Terms

sona, charas, bum bum bhole, chillum, ganja