a city in NE Maharashtra, in central India: former capital of the Central Provinces and Berar.
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How to use Nagpur in a sentence
With regard to labour there is a resolution of the Nagpur Congress, but I am sorry to say that it has not been acted upon.Freedom Through Disobedience | C. R. (Chittaranjan) Das
It is considered very healthy, and forms a resort for European visitors from Nagpur and Kampti during the hot weather.
The river-valleys of Chota Nagpur are also known to have yielded a tribute of diamonds to their Mahommedan conquerors.
An infant was recognized as the heir of Holkar, and a second infant was proclaimed raja of Nagpur under British guardianship.
These both ended in large acquisitions of territory, while Nagpur, Oudh and several minor states also came under British rule.
British Dictionary definitions for Nagpur
a city in central India, in NE Maharashtra state: became capital of the kingdom of Nagpur (1743); capital of the Central Provinces (later Madhya Pradesh) from 1861 to 1956. Pop: 2 051 320 (2001)
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