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

  • A city of southwest India on the Arabian Sea south-southwest of Bangalore. It is a port and manufacturing center. Population: 744,000.

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  • proper n. Former name of Thiruvananthapuram, the state capital of Kerala, India.


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  • A brief explanation of where I am: the city of Trivandrum or Thiruvananthapuram, its original name, reclaimed post-Independence, in the state of Kerala which is nestled in the deep southwest corner of India's tip.

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