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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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1980; Seema & Mahajan, 2014), Japanese (Matsumura et al, 1991), Turks (Ersoy et al, 2003), Turkish (Oguz et al, 2004), Kenyas (Mwachaka et al, 2009), Gujurat (Zalawadia et al.
Law across India largely prohibit the slaughter of cows, while in Gujurat, anyone slaughtering a cow faces a life prison sentence.
This threat is construed as Bharatiya Janata Party government's plan to unleash genocide of the Kashmiri people as the same BJP had carried out a massacre of Muslims in Gujurat under the incumbent Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Skin, a mirror reflecting diabetes mellitus: A longitudinal study in a tertiary care hospital in Gujurat.
Ravi's parents expect him to marry another member of the clan, which is based in a 50-square-mile radius in India's Gujurat province but which now boasts Patels all over the world.
NYC Department of Transportation a self-identified former Bangladeshi Christian employee alleged that his Hindu Asian Indian supervisor from Gujurat illegally favored other Indian/Gujurati Hindu employees in violation of Title VII and New York state laws on the basis of race, religion and national origin.
Parbat, who moved to Cardiff from Gujurat aged 11, said he normally leaves Indian music on to keep it company.
In his speech, Kohli will focus on the development of perishable gateways in Gujurat, including port connectivity via a network of ICDs and review revolutionary cooling techniques using up to 100% recycled energy.
To add to the problems in India, the lack of rain means that it has become difficult to extract salt from the vast salt flats in Gujurat State.
In a study of Gujurat Swapan Kumar Kolay reflects the nutritional status of pre-school children.
Xavier's Bombay, attempted to make his students think creatively on the economic development proposed by Gujurat model.
Whilst other initiatives at the state level, including Haryana and Gujurat have improved service delivery in some states (see NSDC, 2011), the new National Employment Exchange Mission Mode Project (EEMMP) is expected to have a major impact on the functionality of employment exchanges in the country.