Aurangabad



a city in W India, in Maharashtra state; a historic Mogul capital.
Contemporary Examples

At the same time, in the nearby city of Aurangabad, girls are learning to hate the pageant.
Models vs. Militants: Nisha Pahuja’s Film Shows Two Worlds of Indian Women Abigail Pesta May 4, 2012

Historical Examples

Ajan′ta, a village and ravine of India, in the north-west of the Nizam’s dominions, about 50 miles north-north-east of Aurangabad.
The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1 Various

There are thirty-four distinct rock-temples at Ellora, near Aurangabad, in India.
Chatterbox, 1905. Various

Its glory, however, had already decayed owing to the removal of the seat of government by the emperors to Aurangabad.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 9 Various

Aurangabad is a railway station on the Hyderabad-Godavari line, 435 m. from Bombay.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 8 Various

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