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Indore

[in-dawr] /ɪnˈdɔr/
noun
1.
a former state in central India: now part of Madhya Pradesh.
2.
a city in W Madhya Pradesh, in central India.
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  • And their destination was Indore in the first place, and afterwards the army under General Lake.

    Jones of the 64th F. S. (Frederick Sadleir) Brereton
  • In Holkar's State of Indore affairs ran in a similar groove.

  • Colonel Monson pushed on still further south into Indore territory, but in July everything went wrong.

    India Under British Rule James Talboys Wheeler
  • You will obtain a despatch from this office, and will ride to Indore.

    Jones of the 64th F. S. (Frederick Sadleir) Brereton
  • At Indore we found his son, also drawn up, and more pow-wow.

    Lord Randolph Churchill Winston Spencer Churchill
  • Heard him ask for a ticket to Indore, and I scented trouble in the wind.

    Caravans By Night Harry Hervey
  • This brings events up to the moment when Owen was despatched to Indore, to the court of the redoubtable Holkar.

    Jones of the 64th F. S. (Frederick Sadleir) Brereton
  • Chavigny, whom some silly Secret Service man tracked to Indore—and lost!

    Caravans By Night Harry Hervey
  • Maharajah Holkar of Indore made a gift of all the horses in the army of his state.

    America's War for Humanity Thomas Herbert Russell
  • Followed a recital of the meeting in Delhi and of her brother's story of the jewels of Indore.

    Caravans By Night Harry Hervey
British Dictionary definitions for Indore

Indore

/ɪnˈdɔː/
noun
1.
a city in central India, in W Madhya Pradesh. Pop: 1 597 441 (2001)
2.
a former state of central India: became part of Madhya Bharat in 1948, which in turn became part of Madhya Pradesh in 1956
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