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My·sore

 (mī-sôr′)
A city of southern India southwest of Bengaluru. Inhabited before the 3rd century bc, it was the center of a regionally powerful kingdom after the late 16th century and was occupied by the British in 1831. Today it is an important industrial city.

Mysore

(maɪˈsɔː)
n
1. (Placename) a city in S India, in S Karnataka state: former capital of the state of Mysore; manufacturing and trading centre; university (1916). Pop: 742 261 (2001)
2. (Placename) the former name (until 1973) of Karnataka

My•sore

(maɪˈsɔr, -ˈsoʊr)

n.
1. a city in S Karnataka, in S India. 606,755.
2. former name of Karnataka.
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Noun1.Mysore - a city in southern India to the southwest of BangaloreMysore - a city in southern India to the southwest of Bangalore
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.Mysore - state in southern India; formerly Mysore
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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A little more than a town and a little less than a bustling city Mysore is sure to put the spring back in your wearied step.
The Mysore Brothers, classical South Indian musicians with an international reputation, come to the Beall Concert Hall stage in events this week at the University of Oregon School of Music and Dance.