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Ra·wal·pin·di

 (rä′wəl-pĭn′dē)
A city of northeast Pakistan north-northwest of Lahore. Settled by Sikhs in 1765, it was interim capital of Pakistan from 1959 to 1967.
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Rawalpindi

(rɔːlˈpɪndɪ)
n
(Placename) an ancient city in N Pakistan: interim capital of Pakistan (1959–67) during the building of Islamabad. Pop: 1 794 000 (2005 est)
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Ra•wal•pin•di

(ˌrɑ wəlˈpɪn di)

n.
a city in N Pakistan. 1,290,000.
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Noun1.Rawalpindi - an ancient city in northeastern Pakistan; served as capital of Pakistan while Islamabad was being built
Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Pakistan, West Pakistan - a Muslim republic that occupies the heartland of ancient south Asian civilization in the Indus River valley; formerly part of India; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
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Translations

Rawalpindi

[ˌrɔːlˈpɪndi] nRawalpindiraw material nmatière f première
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Rawalpindi

[rɔːlˈpɪndɪ] nRawalpindi f
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References in periodicals archive ?
RAWALPINDI -- Commissioner Saqib Zafar has expressed displeasure over state of cleanliness at the offices of the District Education Authority and Directorate of Colleges on Murree Road on Sunday.
ISLAMABAD -- The city managers are reluctant to take action against the encroachments on main Murree road and limited themselves to serving notices only.
RAWALPINDI -- The Parks and Horticulture Authority (PHA) on Monday constituted a committee comprising PHA officers to ensure early completion of the Murree Road beautification project.
Beautiful benches and water cooler would be installed at both side of the Murree Road to facilitate the citizens, he added.
RAWALPINDI -- The Parks and Horticulture Authority (PHA) has constituted a committee comprising PHA officers to ensure early completion of the Murree Road beautification project.
RAWALPINDI -- With bright lights, stylized flower pots and tastefully painted segments, work to upgrade and beautify Rawalpindi's oldest and main thoroughfare, Murree Road, has started to show.
Incumbent management of the authority has given a practical shape to long awaited project of construction of Orchard Scheme Murree Road and in this regard PC-I of the road was prepared, which will be placed in the 43rd meeting of the CDA-DWP.
Rawalpindi -- Construction of welcoming gate at Faizabad flyover is on the cards of Parks and Horticulture Authority (PHA)Rawalpindi as a part of its beautification plan of Murree Road .
RAWALPINDI -- Construction of welcoming gate at Faizabad flyover is on the cards of Parks and Horticulture Authority (PHA) Rawalpindi as a part of its beautification plan of Murree Road .
Those motorists travelling for Murree may take a turn from Kashmir Chowk and travel towards their destination from Bhara Kau.Those going to Islamabad Airport or Lahore will use 9th Avenue, Murree Road, Rawal Road and take a right turn from Koral Flyover.
The passion and fervour simply unbelievable." Maryam also shared some videos of the rally on her twitter page and wrote captions "Murree road comes to a standstill" and "Murree Road choked", referring to a large number of supporters on Murree Road, Rawalpindi, who had come to support their leader.
Rawalpindi -- Ban has been imposed on vehicles weekly bazaar (Jumma Bazaar) on Murree road, Rehman Abad and its surrounding areas in Rawalpindi.