Definition of Hawalas
1. hawala [n] - See also: hawala
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hawalas
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Literary usage of Hawalas
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Principal Heads of the History and Statistics of the Dacca Division (1868)
"There are a few nim-hawalas, or tenures subordinate to ... held under nearly the same conditions as the hawalas themselves. ..."
2. Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bombay by Asiatic Society of Bombay (1897)
"In each Infantry corps there was a Naik for every ten soldiers, one Havaldar had charge of 5 such parties, 2 hawalas made one ..."
3. Terrorist Financing: Report of an Independent Task Force by Maurice R. Greenberg, William F. Wechsler, Lee S. Wolosky (2002)
"Require the registration and licensing of all alternative remittance mechanisms, such as hawalas, and close down financial institutions that fail to obtain ..."