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Gu·ja·rat

 (go͞o′jə-rät′, go͝oj′ə-)
A state of western India bordering on the Arabian Sea. An independent kingdom after 1401, it was annexed by the Mughal Empire in 1573.

Gujarat

(ˌɡʊdʒəˈrɑːt) or

Gujerat

n
1. (Placename) a state of W India: formed in 1960 from the N and W parts of the former Bombay State; one of India's most industrialized states. Capital: Gandhinagar. Pop: 50 596 992 (2001). Area: 196 024 sq km (75 268 sq miles)
2. (Placename) a region of W India, north of the Narmada River: generally includes the areas north of Mumbai city where Gujarati is spoken

Gu•ja•rat

(ˌgʊdʒ əˈrɑt, ˌgu dʒə-)

n.
1. a region in W India, N of the Narbada River.
2. a state in W India, on the Arabian Sea. 41,309,582; 72,138 sq. mi. (186,837 sq. km). Cap.: Gandhinagar.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Gujarat - a region of western India to the north of Bombay (bordering the Arabian Sea) where Gujarati is spoken
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
2.Gujarat - an industrialized state in western India that includes parts of Bombay
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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