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Jharkhand

[ jahr-kuhnd ]
/ ˈdʒɑr kənd /
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noun
a state in NE India, created in 2000 from S Bihar. 28,833 sq. mi. (74,677 sq. km). Capital: Ranchi.
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Jharkhand
/ (ˈdʒɑːkʌnd) /

noun
a state of NE India, created in 2000 from the S part of Bihar: consists of part of the Chota Nagpur plateau; mineral extraction, including coal and mica. Capital: Ranchi. Pop: 26 909 428 (2001). Area: 74 677 sq km (28 833 sq miles)
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