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Ma·ra·thialso Mah·ra·ti or Mah·rat·ti (mə-rä′tē, -răt′ē)
The principal Indic language of Maharashtra.
[Marathi Marāṭhī, from Sanskrit Mahārāṣṭrī, from Mahārāṣṭraḥ, Maharashtra.]
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1. (Placename) of or relating to Maharashtra state in India, its people, or their language
2. (Peoples) of or relating to Maharashtra state in India, its people, or their language
3. (Languages) of or relating to Maharashtra state in India, its people, or their language
(Languages) the state language of Maharashtra, belonging to the Indic branch of the Indo-European family
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or Mah•rat•ti(məˈrɑ ti, -ˈræt i)
an Indo-Aryan language of Maharashtra.
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|Noun||1.||Marathi - an Indic language; the state language of Maharashtra in west central India; written in the Devanagari script|
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