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Ma·ni·pur

 (mŭ′nĭ-po͝or′)
A state of extreme eastern India on the border with Myanmar (Burma). Originally a kingdom and later a princely state under British rule, Manipur joined independent India in 1949 and was made a separate state in 1972.
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Manipur

(ˌmʌnɪˈpʊə)
n
(Placename) a state in NE India: largely densely forested mountains. Capital: Imphal. Pop: 2 388 634 (2001). Area: 22 327 sq km (8621 sq miles)
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Ma•ni•pur

(ˈmʌn ɪˌpʊər)

n.
a state in NE India between Assam and Burma. 1,837,149; 8620 sq. mi. (22,326 sq. km). Cap.: Imphal.
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Bharat, India, Republic of India - a republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
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