Cavata, aka: Cāvaṭa; 2 Definition(s)

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Cavata means something in Marathi. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

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Marathi-English dictionary

cāvaṭa (चावट).—a (cāvaṇēṃ) Tough, clammy, difficult of mastication--an article of food. 2 fig. That prates persistingly and tediously; that dwells tiresomely upon one subject or strain; that hangs and harps upon: also that babbles or blabs. 3 Slack or loose through wear or use--hinges, fixtures, machines.

Source: DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

cāvaṭa (चावट).—a Tough, clammy. That babbles.

Source: DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
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Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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