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Noun. December 5, 2012, Word of the Day
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Definition

A standard Pitcher/Tankard was marked by wooden nails called pegs or pins in 17th/18th century Great Britain and a "peg" usually marked an individual quantity of drink.

This measure was later adopted to make individual whiskey/brandy containers during the Raj that measured about 2 ounces (about 60 ML). A Chota Peg was half the size, about an ounce or 30 ML

Usage

Guest: Only a chota peg for me, thanks
Added 2011-10-18 by Side Character

Root

Multiple

Region

All India

Categories

Food and Drink

Related Terms

Patiala Peg

Terms referencing this

Peter Scott, tumbler
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Abbreviation.
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Definition

A hundred Rupee note

Usage

Used in Bambiyaa language Suggesting 100 Rupee transactions
Added 2011-08-24 by NM

Root

Hindi

Region

Bombay

Categories

Money & Business

Related Terms

Crore, Rupee
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Noun.
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Definition

A smaller, oilier, tastier Hyderabadi cousin of the savoury Indian snack, samosa. A staple in every self-respecting irani cafe, and sold outside every school.

Usage

I'm feeling hungry, lets go snack on some chota samosas!
Added 2011-07-25 by chota samosa

Root

Hindi

Region

hyderabad

Categories

Food and Drink,