from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of north-central India south-southeast of New Delhi. It is a grain and cotton market. Population: 1,050,000.

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  • proper n. A large city in India, in the state of Haryana.


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  • September 9th, 2009 FARIDABAD - One person was killed and several others were feared trapped inside the debris of a three-storey building, which collapsed on Wednesday in Haryana's Faridabad district.

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  • Today they all stand within a 500-metre radius in Gurgaon; in about 18 months the whole set-up will be moved a new 200-acre campus in Faridabad.

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  • Brought in on a three-year contract, Ramaswamy is helping the Faridabad cluster set up a similar centre.

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  • Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation is currently working on Phase III of the network, which will connect Faridabad in Haryana state to the capital.

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  • Prashanth Vishwanathan/Bloomberg News A different kind of rush hour in the northern Indian city of Faridabad, Haryana, Monday.

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  • Kevin Frayer/ASsossociated Press A tribal Indian dancer waiting for his cue at the opening of the Surajkund Fair in Faridabad, outside New Delhi, Wednesday.

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  • Reuters A small chartered plane used as an air ambulance crashed into a residential neighborhood in Faridabad, near New Delhi, May 25, 2011.

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  • Zuma Press PLANE CRASH: The wreckage of a small chartered plane lay on the roof of a building in Faridabad, India, Thursday.

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  • Left, Indian police officials and rescue workers at the crash site in Faridabad, May 26.

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  • Rajasthan Venture Capital Fund, a state-run VC fund based out of Jaipur, has invested Rs 15 crore in the second round of funding of PR Packaging Ltd PRP, a packaging company located in Faridabad.

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