noun, plural zem·ies.
noun, plural zam·is.
- (in British India) the system of landholding and tax collection by zamindars.
- (in British India) the office or territory held or administered by a zamindar.
- (in Mogul India) the system of collecting farm revenue, a fixed sum based on the assigned district.
noun plural -is
- (in India) a large agricultural estate