Cawnpore

[ kawn-pawr, -pohr ]
/ ˈkɔnˈpɔr, -ˈpoʊr /

noun

former name of Kanpur.
Also Cawn·pur [kawn-poo r] /ˈkɔnˈpʊər/.
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Cawnpore

Cawnpur (ˌkɔːnˈpʊə)

/ (ˌkɔːnˈpɔː) /

noun

the former name of Kanpur
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