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"Abkari" is a 1988 Malayalam movie starring Mammootty and Ratheesh in the title roles. It was written by T. Damodaran and was directed by I. V. Sasi. The movie, based on the life of liquor barons and contractors, known as Abkaris, in Kerala, was a super hit.

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Google previewAn Anglo-Indian Dictionary (1885)

A Glossary of Indian Terms Used in English, and of Such English Or Other Non-Indian Terms as Have Obtained Special Meanings in India by George Clifford Whitworth

Abkari. [Hindustani.] Revenue derived from duties on intoxicating liquors and drugs. The chief items are duties on distillation, fees for extracting juice from trees, and licences for the sale of liquors or drugs.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary (1914)

An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language

abkari, the liquor-business, a distillery, (abkār, a distiller: see abkar.] literally , the manufacture and sale of spirituous liquors; hence, specifically, in British India, the government excise upon such liquors; the licensing of dealers in strong ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1906)

A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge with a New Atlas of the World

See abkari.-Action of a mo system. action.-Adjunct system, a system of linear equations whose coefficients are the corresponding minors of the determinant of a primitive system.—Allotment, American, asymmetric system. See the qualifying ...

Google previewThe A-Z Encyclopedia of Alcohol and Drug Abuse (2002)

by Thomas Nordegren

Abkari Opium. Ablinken German colloquial term for: 1. Cheating in drug deals. 2. Offering bogus or poor quality drugs. Abnehmkraut German name ...

Google previewThe National Standard Encyclopedia (1884)

A Dictionary of Literature, the Sciences and the Arts, for Popular Use. A Volume for Universal Reference Containing Over 20,000 Articles ... with 1,000 Illustrations

Abkari. ah-kar'o. Revenues in the East Indies, derived from duties or licenses on spirits, opium, gaming-houses, &c. Ablepharus, a-blefar-us. A gen. of harmless lizards, fam. Scincidae, with live- toed feet and only rudimentary eyelids. , Ablet, ...

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