chuk·ker also chuk·kar (chŭkər)
One of the periods of play, lasting 7 1/2 minutes, in a polo match.
[Hindi cakkar, circle, turn, from Sanskrit cakram; see kwel-1 in the Appendix of Indo-European roots.]
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