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

  • A city of east-central Pakistan southwest of Lahore. Conquered c. 326 B.C. by Alexander the Great, it was captured by Tamerlane in 1398 and was under British jurisdiction from 1849 until 1947. Population: 1,430,000.

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  • proper n. A city located in the South of the Punjab Province of Pakistan.


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