Rawalpindi

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Ra·wal·pin·di

 (rä′wəl-pĭn′dē)
A city of northeast Pakistan north-northwest of Lahore. Settled by Sikhs in 1765, it was interim capital of Pakistan from 1959 to 1967.

Rawalpindi

(rɔːlˈpɪndɪ)
n
(Placename) an ancient city in N Pakistan: interim capital of Pakistan (1959–67) during the building of Islamabad. Pop: 1 794 000 (2005 est)

Ra•wal•pin•di

(ˌrɑ wəlˈpɪn di)

n.
a city in N Pakistan. 1,290,000.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Rawalpindi - an ancient city in northeastern Pakistan; served as capital of Pakistan while Islamabad was being built
Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Pakistan, West Pakistan - a Muslim republic that occupies the heartland of ancient south Asian civilization in the Indus River valley; formerly part of India; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
Translations

Rawalpindi

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Rawalpindi

[rɔːlˈpɪndɪ] nRawalpindi f
References in classic literature ?
It had been raining heavily for one whole month--raining on a camp of thirty thousand men and thousands of camels, elephants, horses, bullocks, and mules all gathered together at a place called Rawal Pindi, to be reviewed by the Viceroy of India.
The tall man said that they will loose a great army to punish someone -somewhere - the news goes to Pindi and Peshawur.
Motorway's section from Lahore to Pindi Bhattian and from Faisalabad to Pindi Bhattian and Gohra has been closed for all kinds of traffic as visibility was down to zero due to dense fog.
Motorway's section from Lahore to Pindi Bhattian has been closed for all kinds of traffic as visibility was down to zero due to dense fog.
Shiromani Akali Dal ( SAD) leader Manjinder Singh Aulakh alias Bittu and Jagjit Singh Chahal used to supply pseudoephedrine to Parbinder Singh alias Pindi in Canada.
And the final of the Pindi Cup was an even tighter affair as Amanda Haslam edged out Philip Wood 7-6, 2-7, 7-6.
DC Pindi Matharu, said: "To target two teenage girls is an appalling crime and we would like to commend the girls for their bravery at the time of the incident.
It is not clear as yet whether the match between Pakistan Army and Rawalpindi was organised by the PCB Pindi Regional Academy or was a private fixture," the source added.
Aircraft mechanic Pindi Singh says his bosses used the rash as an excuse not to promote him.
At this week's market, Pindi is showing five 180-count and two 200-count bedroom ensembles, with coordinating dust ruffles, shams and window treatments.
In the match at Pindi Stadium, United Bank scored 112 for 3 in their second innings against SNGPL.
5000/- per acre to paddy growers under the Prime Minster Kisan Package in Hafizabad and Pindi Bhattian tehsil has been started.