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A city of southern India south-southwest of Bengaluru. It is a manufacturing center and an agricultural market.
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(Placename) an industrial city in SW India, in W Tamil Nadu. Pop: 923 085 (2001)
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(koʊˌɪm bɑˈtɔr, -ˈtoʊr)

a city in W Tamil Nadu state, in SW India. 917,000.
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Kovai Sathyan, of the ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu, said: "There should not have been so much protest over a draft bill."
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A lot of startups from Chennai, Kovai and Pondicherry also attended.
The water samples were collected from Kovai Kutralam, Siruvani hill ranges of Western Ghats, Coimbatore, TamilNadu, India.
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She was a first-year post-graduate nursing student at Kovai Medical College, Coimbatore, India.