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or Ah·me·da·bad  (ä′mə-də-bäd′)
A city of northwest India north of Mumbai. Founded in 1411 as the capital of a Gujarat kingdom, it is a commercial and cultural center with many outstanding mosques, temples, and tombs.
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(ˈɑːmədəˌbɑːd) or


(Placename) a city in W India, in Gujarat: famous for its mosque. Pop: 3 515 361 (2001)
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or Ah•mad•a•bad

(ˌɑ məd ɑˈbɑd)

a city in E Gujarat state, in W India, N of Bombay. 2,954,526.
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THE government has scrapped the proposal to privatise Chennai, Kolkata, Jaipur and Ahmedabad airports.
From May 13, the two new flights will depart Ahmedabad, Gujarat's largest city, every Wednesday and Sunday at 11 pm, and depart Muscat, capital of Oman, every Thursday and Monday at 1.10 am.
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Air India is launching a daily direct flight between Ahmedabad and Frankfurt on 1 June 2009.