Putrajaya

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Putrajaya

(ˈpuːtrəˌdʒʌɪə)
n
(Placename) officially the capital of Malaysia since 1999, in the SW Malay Peninsula, and forming its own federal territory; a high-tech garden city (including nearby Cyberjaya); construction began in 1995 and is expected to be complete in about 2010, with a planned population of over 300 000; government functions transferred in stages from Kuala Lumpur, starting in 1999
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Noun1.Putrajaya - Malaysia's sparkling new capital
Malaya, Malaysia - a constitutional monarchy in southeastern Asia on Borneo and the Malay Peninsula; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1957
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From this agrarian land, formerly called Prang Besar, Mahathir visualized an "intelligent city" nestled at the center of the Multimedia Super Corridor (MSC), a 15 km by 50 km Silicon Valley-like zone extending south from Kuala Lumpur.