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Secunderabad

[suh-kuhn-der-uh-bad]
noun
  1. a city in N Andhra Pradesh, in central India, part of Hyderabad: a former British military cantonment.
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Historical Examples of secunderabad

  • We left him at Bangalore, from whence he marched with his regiment to Secunderabad.

    The Humour and Pathos of Anglo-Indian Life

    Dr. Ticklemore

  • In December 1883 the regiment left Rangoon for Secunderabad.

    General Gatacre

    Beatrix Gatacre

  • The reward of these precautions was that the regiment reached Secunderabad without losing a man.

  • I return, therefore, to Lieutenant B.'s account of the march of his regiment to the cantonment of Secunderabad.

  • On the morning after the halt, the march was resumed, and in a week the regiment reached the cantonment of Secunderabad.


British Dictionary definitions for secunderabad

Secunderabad

noun
  1. a former town in S central India, in N Andra Pradesh: one of the largest British military stations in India: now part of Hyderabad city
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