Definition of Khuskhus
1. couscous [n -ES] - See also: couscous
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Khuskhus
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Literary usage of Khuskhus
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Book of Health by Malcolm Alexander Morris (1883)
"When the machine is in action, the hot air thus sucked in is cooled by passing over and through the interstices of the khuskhus. The tattie is sufficient ..."
2. Life in India by Charles Dutton (1882)
"Another means of lowering the temperature usually adopted is by having tatties or screens of khuskhus grass fixed in the open doorways. ..."
3. Opportunities for Industry and the Safe Investment of Capital; Or, A by Edwin Troxell Freedley (1859)
"... various works of Bombay—inlaying of ivory, horn, ebony and sandal-wood ; likewise Mats, Baskets of khuskhus and of other materials, and japanned Boxes. ..."
4. The Cyclopædia of India and of Eastern and Southern Asia: Commercial by Edward Balfour (1885)
"... into Britain principally from Calcutta, as ornaments of khuskhus fans, baskets, etc., and on muslins to enrich the embroidery ..."