a city in E central India: capital of Orissa state.
a state in E India. 60,136 sq. mi. (155,752 sq. km).
an ancient city in E India, the capital of Odisha (formerly Orissa) state: many temples built between the 7th and 16th centuries. Pop: 647 302 (2001)
the former name (until 2011) of Odisha
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Rama IX. (Phumiphon Aduldet; Bhumibol Adulyadej) born 1927, king of Thailand since 1946. Contemporary Examples The Playboy Prince of Thailand Lewis M. Simons May 18, 2010
noun an Indian dish or sauce in which spices are dry-roasted in a pan and then combined with a moistening agent such as yogurt or water noun Examples Word Origin Usage Note
bhangi. a Hindu scavenger who belongs to one of the untouchable castes. Historical Examples Kim Rudyard Kipling
a kingdom in the Himalayas, NE of India: foreign affairs under Indian jurisdiction. About 19,300 sq. mi. (50,000 sq. km). Capital: Thimphu. Contemporary Examples In the Future We’ll All Be Renters: America’s Disappearing Middle Class Joel Kotkin August 9, 2014 Portraits from the Corners of the Earth Dana Gluckstein November 30, 2010 Can Traditional Bhutan […]