from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A city of west-central India on the Gulf of Khambhat north of Mumbai. Once the chief port of India, it is now a railroad junction and manufacturing center.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A cotton cloth made in the Bombay Presidency, but not necessarily from Surat cotton. The name is generally given to uncolored and unprinted cloth of no great fineness.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • proper noun A large city in India, in the state of Gujarat.


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