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n. & adj.
Variant of Telugu.
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n, adj
(Languages) a variant spelling of Telugu
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or Tel•e•gu

(ˈtɛl əˌgu)

a Dravidian language spoken mainly in the state of Andhra Pradesh in SE India.
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Thanking Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy for the opportunity, Prasad also outlined that the Telugu language got the status of the classical language during YS Rajasekhar Reddy's regime.
Adapting to the Telugu language was not very difficult, she recalled.
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Indian actor Vizag Prasad, popular for his work in Telugu language film industry passed away at the age of 75.
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She pulled out a black book full of the names of families with a Telugu language background and daughters close to his age.
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Tollywood refers the segment of Indian cinema productions in the Telugu language. It is the second largest in the industry after Bollywood.
The actor and producer - a big star in the world of "Tollywood" - Indian films in the Telugu language - revealed his excitement at meeting the Canadian singer in LA.
They urged the government to derecognise the school for insulting the Telugu language.