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Tiruchirappali

or Tir·u·chi·ra·pal·li,Tir·uch·chi·ra·pal·li

[tir-oo-chi-rop-uh-lee]
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noun
  1. a city in central Tamil Nadu, in S India, on the Kaveri River.
Formerly Trich·i·nop·o·ly [trik-uh-nop-uh-lee] /ˌtrɪk əˈnɒp ə li/.
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Examples from the Web for trichinopoly

Historical Examples

  • The tanks are of interest in Trichinopoly, but less so than in Madura.

    Travels in the Far East

    Ellen Mary Hayes Peck

  • It was dark in colour and flakey—such an ash as is only made by a Trichinopoly.

    A Study In Scarlet

    Arthur Conan Doyle

  • The statistics of their criminality in Trichinopoly and Madura were also bad.

  • In 1920, there were in the Diocese of Trichinopoly besides the bishop, Mgr.

    The Jesuits, 1534-1921

    Thomas J. Campbell

  • In 1826 this good man was found dead in his bath at Trichinopoly.

    Haunted London

    Walter Thornbury


British Dictionary definitions for trichinopoly

Trichinopoly

noun
  1. another name for Tiruchirapalli
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