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Ba·ha·wal·pur

 (bə-hä′wəl-po͝or′, -hä′wəl-po͝or′)
A city of east-central Pakistan near the Sutlej River. It was the capital of the princely state of Bahawalpur from the 18th to the 20th century.
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Bahawalpur

(ˌbæhəˈwɒlpə)
n
(Placename) an industrial city in Pakistan: cotton, soap. Pop: 563 000 (2005 est)
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Ba•ha•wal•pur

(bəˈhɑ wəlˌpʊər, ˈbɑ wəl-)

n.
a state in E Pakistan. 4,652,000; 32,443 sq. mi. (83,000 sq. km).
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