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Cawnpore

[kawn-pawr, -pohr]
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noun
  1. former name of Kanpur.
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Also Cawn·pur [kawn-poo r] /ˈkɔnˈpʊər/.
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Cawnpore

Cawnpur (ˌkɔːnˈpʊə)

noun
  1. the former name of Kanpur
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