from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of southern India south-southwest of Chennai (Madras). It is a Hindu pilgrimage site and an educational and cultural center with varied industries. Population: 922,000.
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- proper n. Third largest city of Tamil Nadu, India. It is a major cultural and educational center in southern India. It is also known as the temple city because of its many temple complexes.
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