from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of southern India southwest of Bangalore. Inhabited before the 3rd century B.C., it was the center of a Muslim state after the late 16th century and was occupied by the British in 1831. Today it is an important industrial city. Population: 742,000.
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- proper n. A large city in India, in the state of Karnataka.
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- n. a city in southern India to the southwest of Bangalore
- n. state in southern India; formerly Mysore
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