Bihar

[bee-hahr]
noun
1.
a state in NE India. 67,164 sq. mi. (173,955 sq. km). Capital: Patna.
2.
a city in the central part of this state.
Also, Behar.
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Bihar (bɪˈhɑː)
 
n
a state of NE India: consists of part of the Ganges plain; important for rice: lost the S to the new state of Jharkhand in 2000. Capital: Patna. Pop: 82 878 796 (2001). Area: 99 225 sq km (38 301 sq miles)

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Historically, the sugar and vegetable oil industries were flourishing sectors of bihar.
All of these theatre forms originate in the anga or ang area of bihar.
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