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A city of northwest India south-southwest of Delhi. Enclosed by a massive wall, it is an agricultural market and has many fine temples.
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(ˈkəʊtə) or


(Placename) a city in NW India, in Rajasthan on the Chambal River: textile industry. op.: 695 899 (2001)
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Noun1.Kota - a member of the Dravidian people living in the Nilgiri Hills in southern IndiaKota - a member of the Dravidian people living in the Nilgiri Hills in southern India
Dravidian - a member of one of the aboriginal races of India (pushed south by Caucasians and now mixed with them)
2.Kota - a Dravidian language spoken by the Kota
South Dravidian - a Dravidian language spoken primarily in southern India
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