Pronunciation: (i-mäm"bä'rä), [key]
—n. Islam.(in India)
1. a building, rooms, etc., used by Shiعites for ceremonies, esp. during the first 10 days of Muharram.
2. a large tomb. Also,i•maum"ba'ra,i•maum"bar'ra,i•mam"ba'ra.
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