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Pu·ri

 (po͝or′ē)
A city of east-central India south of Bhubaneswar. Its temple dedicated to Krishna is a noted pilgrimage center and the site of an important annual religious festival.

pu·ri

 (po͝or′ē)
n.
Variant of poori.
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Puri

(ˈpʊəriː; pʊəˈriː)
n
(Placename) a port in E India, in Odisha (formerly Orissa) on the Bay of Bengal: 12th-century temple of Jagannath. Pop: 157 610 (2001)
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Pu•ri

(ˈpʊər i, pʊˈri)

n.
a seaport in E Orissa, in E India, on the Bay of Bengal: temple of Krishna; Hindu pilgrimage center. 101,089.
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