What is the name of the seat on an elephant?

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The name of the seat on an elephant is called a howdah or houdah. This seat or platform, commonly with a railing and a canopy can accommodate one or more persons is placed on the back of an elephant.
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I came across this in a broadsheet newspaper (The Irish Times) crossword. It's a. howdah. look it up on wikipedia or in a dictionary. This has already cropped up by the way under:
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