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A state of extreme eastern India between Bangladesh and Myanmar. Largely inhabited by hill tribes speaking Sino-Tibetan languages, Mizoram was long a part of Assam but gained separate statehood in 1987.
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(Placename) a state (since 1986) in NE India, created in 1972 from the former Mizo Hills District of Assam. Capital: Aijal. Pop: 891 058 (2001). Area: about 21 081 sq km (8140 sq miles)
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a state in NE India. 689,756; 8140 sq. mi. (21,081 sq. km). Cap.: Aizawl.
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