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batta


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Batta  \Bat"ta\  (b[a^]t"t[.a]),  n.  [Prob.  through  Pg  for 
  Canarese  bhatta  rice  in  the  husk.] 
  Extra  pay  esp.  an  extra  allowance  to  an  English  officer 
  serving  in  India.  --Whitworth. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Batta  \Bat"ta\  (b[a^]t"t[.a]),  n.  [Hind.  ba[.t][.t]a.] 
  Rate  of  exchange;  also  the  discount  on  uncurrent  coins. 
  [India]