New Delhi


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New Delhi

The capital of India, in the north-central part of the country south of Delhi. It was constructed 1912-1929 to replace Calcutta as the capital of British India and officially inaugurated in 1931. New Delhi is also a trade and transportation center.

New Delhi

n
(Placename) See Delhi

New` Del′hi

(ˈdɛl i)
n.
the capital of India, in the N part, adjacent to Delhi. 271,990. Compare Delhi (def. 2).
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Noun1.New Delhi - the capital of India is a division of the old city of DelhiNew Delhi - the capital of India is a division of the old city of Delhi
Delhi, Old Delhi - a city in north central India
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