the 560 former semidependent states and agencies in India and Pakistan: all except Kashmir were incorporated into the republics of India and Pakistan (1947–49).
another name for the Native States
noun 1. a plant, Duchesnea indica, of the rose family, native to India, having yellow flowers and inedible fruit resembling strawberries.
noun 1. a period of mild, dry weather, usually accompanied by a hazy atmosphere, occurring usually in late October or early November and following a period of colder weather. noun 1. a period of unusually settled warm weather after the end of summer proper 2. a period of ease and tranquillity or of renewed productivity […]
- Indian sweater
noun 1. another name for Cowichan sweater
[in-deks] /ˈɪn dɛks/ noun, plural indexes, indices [in-duh-seez] /ˈɪn dəˌsiz/ (Show IPA) 1. (in a nonfiction book, monograph, etc.) a more or less detailed alphabetical listing of names, places, and topics along with the numbers of the pages on which they are mentioned or discussed, usually included in or constituting the back matter. 2. a […]