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An·dhra Pra·desh(än′drə prə-dāsh′, -dĕsh′)
A state of south-central India on the Bay of Bengal. The northwestern portion of Andhra Pradesh was detached to form the state of Telangana in 2014. Hyderabad, located within Telangana, is the interim capital of Andhra Pradesh and the permanent capital of Telangana.
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Andhra Pradesh(ˈændrə prɑːˈdɛʃ)
(Placename) a state of SE India, on the Bay of Bengal: formed in 1953 from parts of Tamil Nadu (then called Madras) and Hyderabad states. Capital: Hyderabad. Pop: 75 727 541 (2001). Area: about 275 068 sq km (106 204 sq miles)
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An•dhra Pra•desh(ˈɑn drə prəˈdeɪʃ)
a state in SE India, formed from portions of Madras and Hyderabad states 1956. 66,508,008; 106,204 sq. mi. (275,068 sq. km). Cap.: Hyderabad.
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