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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A village council in India or southern Pakistan.

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  • The punchayet have bigger challenges to sponsor fertility programme and increases subsidies as families grow, for the community faces its own survival battle.
  • The punchayet says the aviary idea does not sound viable, but insists it has little money to support it, given its obligations to subsidize Mumbai's Parsis from cradle... for more
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