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Definition of "douma" [douma]

The Century Dictionary (Public Domain)

Use "douma" in a sentence
  • "Congolese army, who also runs a distillery that makes "douma", a local liqueur made from honey."
  • "Here is what I recognized as I wandered about haphazard: first, there was the "douma," which is the town hall, where the "golova," or mayor, resides; if you had done me the honor to accompany me, I would have taken you to the promenade of Krasnoia-Gora on the left bank of the"
  • "Peculiar to them is the _douma_, a kind of narrative poem, in which the metre is generally very irregular; but a sort of rhythm is preserved by the recurrence of accentuated syllables."