any of the periods of play, each lasting 7 or 7 minutes, into which a polo match is divided
Origin of chukkerHindi chakar ; from Sanskrit cakra, wheel: for Indo-European base see wheel
One of the periods of play, lasting 7 1/2 minutes, in a polo match.
Origin of chukkerHindi cakkar, circle, turn, from Sanskrit cakram; see kwel-1 in Indo-European roots.
- One of the six playing periods, each of 7½ minutes, of a game of polo