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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

to•laˈtoʊ lɑ(n.)(pl.)-las.

  1. a unit of weight in India, equal to 180 grains (11.7 grams).

    Category: Weights and Measures

Origin of tola:

1605–15; < Hindi tolā蠐 Skt tolaka

Wiktionary

  1. tola(Noun)

    a unit of mass used in India, equal to the mass of a silver rupee coin, fixed at 180troy grains () in 1833, of a similar but slightly variable value before that date

  2. Origin: From तोला, تولا

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tola(noun)

    a weight of British India. The standard tola is equal to 180 grains

Freebase

  1. Tola

    Tola was one of the Judges of Israel whose career is documented in Judges 10:1-2. Tola, the son of Puah and the grandson of Dodo from the tribe of Issachar, judged Israel for twenty-three years after Abimelech died and lived at Shamir in Mount Ephraim, where he was also buried. Of all the Biblical judges, the least is written about Tola. None of his deeds are recorded. The entire account from Judges 10:1-2 follows:¹²

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Tola

    a weight in India for gold and silver, equal to 180 grains troy.


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clown(noun)

any person who behaves ridiculously.

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