Definition of dufter in English:

dufter

(also duftar, duftur, daftar)

noun

historicalSouth Asian
  • 1A collection of official documents, especially when tied or bound together.

  • 2An office where documents are kept; (more generally) any business office.

Origin

Early 17th century. From (i) Urdu daftar collection of documents tied together in a cloth, record, list, also record office, archive, business office.

Pronunciation

dufter

/ˈdʌftə/