- a city in and the capital of Karnataka, in SW India.
Formerly Ban·ga·lore [bang-guh-lawr, -lohr, bang-guh-lawr, -lohr] /ˌbæŋ gəˈlɔr, -ˈloʊr, ˈbæŋ gəˌlɔr, -ˌloʊr/ (but sometimes still used).
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Examples from the Web for bangalore
“We are tracking down the man,” the Bangalore Police Commissioner said.
Both the Bangalore City Crime Branch and Indian national intelligence officials are after him.
Bangalore is the nearest international airport, a six-hour drive away.Lush Places: The Scotland of India
March 25, 2014
About a year ago, I decided to read only in Kannada, the dominant local language, whenever I visited Bangalore.
My life is now divided between the cities of Bangalore and Mumbai.
Last evening at Dharwar, then notes in the train south to Bangalore.
The people in the street are not a patch on Bangalore people in looks or dress.
The district of Bangalore borders on the Madras district of Salem.
You are one of the new hands, shipped from the Bangalore, are you not?The Pirate Slaver
Do you recollect the little doctor and his wife at Bangalore?Olla Podrida
Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
- a city in S India, capital of Karnataka state: printing, textiles, pharmaceuticals. Pop: 4 292 223 (2001)Alternative official name: Bengaluru (ˌbeŋɡəlˈuːru)
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