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A·gra

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A city of north-central India on the Yamuna River southeast of New Delhi. It was a Mughal capital in the 16th and 17th centuries and is the site of the Taj Mahal, an ornate mausoleum built by the emperor Shah Jahan after the death of his favorite wife in 1631.

Agra

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n
(Placename) a city in N India, in W Uttar Pradesh on the Jumna River: a capital of the Mogul empire until 1658; famous for its Mogul architecture, esp the Taj Mahal. Pop: 1 259 979 (2001)

A•gra

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n.
a city in SW Uttar Pradesh, in N India: site of the Taj Mahal. 891,790.
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Noun1.Agra - a city in northern IndiaAgra - a city in northern India; former capital of the Mogul empire; site of the Taj Mahal
Bharat, India, Republic of India - a republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
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TAJ MAHAL: The Taj Mahal in Agra, India was commissioned in 1632 by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan to house the tomb of his favourite wife Mumtaz Mahal.