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A city of north-central India south-southeast of Delhi. The city grew around a walled Mughal fort built in 1613.
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(Placename) a city in central India, in SW Uttar Pradesh: scene of a mutiny against the British in 1857. Pop: 383 248 (2001)
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(ˈdʒɑn si)

a city in SW Uttar Pradesh, in N central India. 313,491.
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