- a city in W Maharashtra, W India, SE of Mumbai.
Formerly Poo·na (but sometimes still used).
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Examples from the Web for pune
Born in Pune, near Bombay in India, Nagrani moved to California as a child.The Hot Designer Who Hates Fashion: VK Nagrani Triumphs His Own Way
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They point out the young leaving the city for other places—Gurgaon, Bangalore, Pune.Mumbai's Stoic Courage
July 14, 2011
“But our people did gulp after the bombs went off in Pune,” he said.
“Our people did gulp after the bombs went off in Pune,” an American diplomatic official told The Daily Beast.
- another name for Poona
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