- a city in W Maharashtra, W India, SE of Mumbai.
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Historical Examples of poona
We stop at a station, Kirkee, three and a half miles from Poona.From Edinburgh to India & Burmah
William G. Burn Murdoch
"I was at Poona, with my master, when your highness was there," Harry said.
In the first place, sir, are you aware of the state of things in Poona?
Bajee Rao was brought back to Beema, eighteen miles from Poona.
Scindia accepted the money, but still remained in the neighbourhood of Poona.
- a city in W India, in W Maharashtra: under British rule served as the seasonal capital of the Bombay Presidency. Pop: 2 540 069 (2001)
- another name for Poona