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In South Asia: an enclosure or reserve where old or sick animals are kept.
Early 19th century. From Hindi p?jrā-pol from p?jrā cage (from Sanskrit pañjara) + pol enclosed yard (from Sanskrit pratolī); forms with a in the first syllable reflect Gujarati pãjra-poḷ.
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