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Udaipur

[oo-dahy-poo r, oo-dahy-poo r] /uˈdaɪ pʊər, ˈu daɪˌpʊər/
noun
1.
a city in S Rajasthan, in NW India.
2.
Also called Mewar. a former state in NW India: merged into Rajasthan state 1948.
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  • It was reserved for a Rajput Thakur who was going to Udaipur with his "tail."

    From Sea to Sea Rudyard Kipling
  • Their Padre in Udaipur is also an M.D., and of him a rather striking tale is told.

    From Sea to Sea Rudyard Kipling
  • This wall is being repaired throughout its length by the Maharana of Udaipur.

    From Sea to Sea Rudyard Kipling
  • The Jaipur troops were much on a par with those of Bhopal and Udaipur.

    Forty-one years in India Frederick Sleigh Roberts
  • In Udaipur there had been no hysterical press; no sedition flaunting on the house-tops.

    Far to Seek Maud Diver
  • The train crossed the Gumber River and halted almost in the shadow of the hills on which the old pride of Udaipur was set.

    From Sea to Sea Rudyard Kipling
  • The State of Udaipur is as backward as Jeypore is advanced—if we judge it by the standard of civilisation.

    From Sea to Sea Rudyard Kipling
  • In twelve hours, or thereabouts, the seventy miles between Chitor and Udaipur would be accomplished.

    From Sea to Sea Rudyard Kipling
  • Arm-venders in Udaipur are a sincere race, for they sell to people who really use their wares.

    From Sea to Sea Rudyard Kipling
  • But this backwardness is eminently suited to a place like Udaipur, and a European prince is not always a desirable thing.

    From Sea to Sea Rudyard Kipling
British Dictionary definitions for Udaipur

Udaipur

/uːˈdaɪpʊə; ˈuːdaɪˌpʊə/
noun
1.
Also called Mewar. a former state of NW India: became part of Rajasthan in 1947
2.
a city in NW India, in S Rajasthan. Pop: 389 317 (2001)
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