- a former state in central India, now part of Madhya Pradesh.
- a city in N Madhya Pradesh.
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It would be easier to recapture Delhi, than seize Gwalior from Sindhia's hands.
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- a city in N central India, in Madhya Pradesh: built around the fort, which dates from before 525; industrial and commercial centre. Pop: 826 919 (2001)
- a former princely state of central India, established in the 18th century: merged with Madhya Bharat in 1948, which in turn merged with Madhya Pradesh in 1956
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