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Jalandhar

[jal-an-dahr] /ˈdʒæl ænˌdɑr/
noun
1.
a city in N Punjab, in NW India.
Also, Jullundur [juhl-uh n-der] /ˈdʒʌl ən dər/ (Show IPA).
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  • Some days before this dramatic scene a notable incident took place at Jalandhar in which Nicholson was the chief figure.

    John Nicholson R. E. Cholmeley
  • But even Siva could not prevail against Jalandhar, so long as his wife Vrinda remained chaste.

  • The immediate result of Nicholson's high-handed action was to change the current of public feeling in Jalandhar.

    John Nicholson R. E. Cholmeley
  • The Rishi said that he would try, and in a moment he and the corpse had disappeared, and Jalandhar stood by her.

  • So Vishnu, who had lived with her and Jalandhar, and had learnt their secret, plotted her downfall.

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Jalandhar

/ˈdʒælænˌdɑː/
noun
1.
a city in NW India, in central Punjab. Pop: 701 223 (2001)
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