Dictionary term

Definition of "Al-gharb"

Lit: A large bucket. Tech: A large bucket tied to the camel or bullock working on a well to irrigate land. Half ‘ushr (one-twentieth) is levied on the output of such lands. This bucket is also known as al-rasha’.

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