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Mum·bai

 (mŭm′bī′) Formerly Bom·bay (bŏm-bā′)
A city of west-central India, on a coastal island on the Arabian Sea. The capital of the state of Maharashtra, Mumbai is India's largest city and a major port and commercial center.

Mumbai

(mʊmˈbaɪ)
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(Placename) a port in W India, capital of Mahrashtra state, on the Arabian Sea: ceded by Portugal to England in 1661 and of major importance in British India; commercial and industrial centre, esp for cotton. Pop:11 914 398 (2001). Former English name: Bombay
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Noun1.Mumbai - a city in western India just off the coast of the Arabian Sea; India's 2nd largest city (after Calcutta); has the only natural deep-water harbor in western India
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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Bombay
Мумбај
Mumbai

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ntMumbai nt (new official name for Bombay)
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Dial 100 in case of an emergency," tweeted Mumbai Police addressing to Mumbaikars.
Tomorrow is an enigma that Mumbaikars have little time to figure out.
Gleaming white sheets from five-star hotels, Bollywood movie costumes and the designer jeans of wealthy Mumbaikars hang beside red hospital sheets, green doctors' scrubs and everyday saris.
Mumbai: In a bizarre incident, hundreds of Mumbaikars watched, clicked and filmed a young couple making love brazenly in the busy Marine Drive area of south Mumbai on Thursday.
The online protest was organised by state party President Sanjay Nirupam and author Sucheta Dalal and joined by prominent Mumbaikars, celebrities and civil society members."The objective of this protest is to build public pressure on the non-responsive BJP governments at the Centre and in state and to spur them to act on rising fuel prices,"Nirupam said.
Over than 75 lakh Mumbaikars are said to travel on Mumbai's local trains each day.
These projects under MUTP will contribute in a great way towards making the suburban commute of Mumbaikars fast, safe and comfortable.
This will make hiring a driver easier and stress-free for Mumbaikars.
Cricket icon and Rajya Sabha member Sachin Tendulkar has suggested creation of dedicated hawker zones in the megapolis and other measures to combat various problems faced by Mumbaikars. Photo - File
Mumbaikars who passed him on the way were naturally excited to catch a live glimpse of the superstar.
That truth was shattered one August morning in 2013, when Mumbaikars woke up to the news of a brutal attack on a woman in August 2013.
Meanwhile, Mumbaikars are heartily welcoming the first monorail service in India.