from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Popularly known as KashmirJammu and Kashmir A former princely state of northern India and Pakistan. Part of the Mogul Empire after 1587, it was annexed by British India in 1846 and partitioned between India and Pakistan after fierce fighting (1947-1949). Both India and Pakistan have continued to claim jurisdiction over the whole territory.
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- proper n. State in Northern India which has Srinagar as its capital (Jammu is its winter capital)
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- n. an area in southwestern Asia whose sovereignty is disputed between Pakistan and India
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