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

  • A city of southwest India south-southeast of Mumbai (Bombay). It was formerly the center of an important Deccan state. Population: 485,000.

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  • n. A city in Maharashtra province, western India.

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Examples

  • My parents 'backyard in Kolhapur is dominated by a huge, old mango tree.

    Archive 2006-05-01

  • In the years of growing up in Kolhapur, I attended perhaps a couple hundred different social events, but they all had exactly the * same* menu - Kolhapuri tambda rassa (red mutton curry), pandhra rassa (white mutton stew), dry-fried mutton, dahi kanda (onion-yogurt relish), thick chapatis and jeera (cumin) rice; gulab jamuns for dessert.

    Archive 2007-09-01

  • The truth is, if you live in Kolhapur, you don't need to waste your time making this bakarwadi at home.

    Archive 2007-06-01

  • She had bought some bakarwadi for V and me from this store in Kolhapur, and when she saw how we wolfed it down, she offered to try making it at home.

    Archive 2007-06-01

  • Then there are many other "fixings" that are laid out to spoon onto the usal (I am describing the way it is made in Kolhapur, I expect that there are regional variations):

    Archive 2006-01-01

  • Weekend Herb Blogging: "Shopping Local in Kolhapur" (a photo-essay)

    Archive 2006-06-01

  • The name "imperial" probably comes from this Kolhapuri love for royalty: one of the hallmarks of Kolhapur is that it was ruled by a royal family for centuries, and even in the era after Indian independence, Kolhapur's royal family is well-beloved and much respected.

    Archive 2005-11-01

  • The typical feast meal in Kolhapur: a dry mutton dish, a mutton "tamda rassa" (red curry), a yogurt-based mutton "pandhra rassa" (white curry), rice and onion relish.

    Archive 2005-10-01

  • My home-town of Kolhapur is an ancient temple town ... a city that grew around the famous Mahalaxmi Temple.

    Archive 2005-10-01

  • The runway at Kolhapur, which is now 1,370m long, is to be extended to 3,300m, he said.

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