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toshak

A narrow mattress used in many Afghan homes instead of chairs or beds

superior

having a higher rank, better than another

resentful

angry due to a feeling of being treated unfairly

looter

a person who robs a place or an enemy, especially in a time of war or disorder

intricate

elaborately detailed

lavatory

bathroom

vibrant

having bright colors

shalwar kameez

a long loose shirt and trousers, worn by both men and women

linger

hang around

nan

leavened bread baked in a clay oven in India

hospitable

offering friendly or generous treatment to guests

turban

cloth wrapped around the head to keep cool and provide protection from the sun

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