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Definition

means a shop, generally a little run down and disorganised. Please note that the glitzy stores in a shopping mall do not fall within this definition.

Usage

Amma: Umesha, run and get some milk.
Umesha: I am watching TV; why can’t Prashant go and get the milk?
Amma: Run now, Prashant is studying for IIT – the kada is right across the road!
Added 2011-07-09 by Yummacchi

Root

Malayalam

Region

South India

Categories

WALTO, Food and Drink

Related Terms

kaaka shop

Terms referencing this

tuck shop