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Ma·thu·ra(mŭt′ər-ə) also Mut·tra (mŭt′rə)
A city of north-central India northwest of Agra. An important repository of ancient Indian art, it is a Hindu pilgrimage site revered as the reputed birthplace of Krishna.
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(Placename) a city in N India, in W Uttar Pradesh on the Jumna River: a place of Hindu pilgrimage, revered as the birthplace of Krishna. Pop: 298 827 (2001). Former name: Muttra
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Ma•thu•ra(ˈmʌt ʊ rə)
a city in W Uttar Pradesh, in N India: Hindu shrine and holy city; reputed birthplace of Krishna. 161,000. Formerly, Muttra.
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