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 (thĭm′bo͞o′, tĭm′-)
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(ˈθɪmbuː) or


(Placename) the capital of Bhutan, in the west in the foothills of the E Himalayas: became the official capital in 1962. Pop: 40 000 (2005 est)
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Already, India is the largest trading partner of India with 99 per cent of Bhutanese exports landing in India and Thimbu also getting 90 per cent of its imports from Delhi.