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A city of northwest India in the Thar Desert near the Pakistani border west-southwest of Delhi. It has several 16th-century Rajput palaces built of red sandstone.
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(Placename) a walled city in NW India, in Rajasthan: capital of the former state of Bikaner, on the edge of the Thar Desert. Pop: 529 007 (2001)
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Bi•ka•ner(ˈbi kəˌnɪər, -ˌnɛr, ˈbɪk ə-)
a city in NW Rajasthan, India. 416,289.
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