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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of northeast India on the Ganges River northwest of Calcutta. It served as Asoka's capital in the 3rd century B.C. and as a Mogul viceregal capital in the 16th century. Population: 1,370,000.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. The state capital of Bihar (India).


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