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(kəˈnɑːrə) or


(Placename) a region of SW India, in Karnataka on the Deccan Plateau and the W Coast. Area: about 155 000 sq km (60 000 sq miles)


(kəˈnɑr ə, ˈkɑ nər ə)

a region in SW India, on the Deccan Plateau. ab. 60,000 sq. mi. (155,400 sq. km).
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Noun1.Kanara - a historical region of southwestern India on the west coast
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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Tenders are invited for Construction of kanara sasan ghar nirman
The six host organisations included Karnataka Sanga Qatar (KSQ), Karnataka Muslim Cultural Association (KMCA), Tulu Koota Qatar (TKQ), Mangalore Cricket Club (MCC), South Kanara Muslim Welfare Association (SKMWA), and Bunts Qatar (BQ).
Age at effective marriage and fertility: An analysis of data for North Kanara.
Traumatic injuries to the incisors in children of south Kanara district.
Local forest officials informed that many roads passing through forest areas are being upgraded bywidening and black topping in all the divisions of North Kanara district without seeking any approval from the competent authority as envisaged in the guidelines issued by the MoEF under Forest ( Conservation) Act, 1980.
Traumatic injuries to the anterior teeth among South Kanara school children-a prevalence study.
Inaugurating an awareness programme on exports at the Kanara Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) here on Thursday, he said that India's export growth can come from the neighbouring countries.
Mohammed Amin, president, Kanara Chamber of Commerce and Industry said the 400 metric tonnes of cargo that Radhakrishna hoped to generate each month can be made available if the airlines concerned cooperate.
We rode to Koppa, Haripura, Sringeri, Kerekatte, South Kanara border, Kudremukh, a brief stop for lunch at Suprabha Residency, then off to Ashwin's tea estate at Galigandi and back to Kalasa.
On the saga of Tulunadu, also known as Tenkana and South Kanara, Mr.