kolkata

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Kolkata (ˈkolkɑːtə)
 
n
Former official name: Calcutta a port in E India, capital of West Bengal state, on the Hooghly River: former capital of the country (1833--1912); major commercial and industrial centre; many universities. Pop: 4 580 544 (2001)

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kolkata

noun
the largest city in India and one of the largest cities in the world; located in eastern India; suffers from poverty and overcrowding 
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