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  • The capital and largest city of Nepal, in the central part of the country in the eastern Himalaya Mountains. It was founded c. 723 and was a Gurkha capital from 1768 until the late 18th century. Population: 671,000.

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  • proper n. The capital of Nepal.

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  • n. the capital and largest city of Nepal


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