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Panaji

[puhn-uh-jee]
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noun
  1. a seaport in and the capital of Goa state, in W India, on the Arabian Sea.
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Also Pan·jim [puhn-zhim] /ˈpʌn ʒɪm/.

Goa, Daman, and Diu

[goh-uh]
noun
  1. an administrative territory of India, in the W part: formerly Portuguese India; annexed by India 1961. 1426 sq. mi. (3693 sq. km). Capital: Panjim.
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  • Arrived at Panjim, Burton obtained lodgings and then set out by moonlight in a canoe for old Goa.

    The Life of Sir Richard Burton

    Thomas Wright


British Dictionary definitions for panjim

Panjim

Panaji

noun
  1. the capital of the Indian state of Goa (formerly capital of the union territory of Goa, Daman, and Diu until 1987): a port on the Arabian Sea on the coast of Goa. Pop: 58 785 (2001)
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Goa, Daman, and Diu

noun
  1. a former Union Territory of India consisting of the widely separated districts of Goa and Daman and the island of Diu. Capital: Panjim (or Panaji). Area: 3814 sq km (1472 sq miles)
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Panaji

noun
  1. a variant of Panjim
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