Definition of India. Meaning of India. Synonyms of India

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Definition of India

India
India In"di*a, n. [See Indian.] A country in Southern Asia; the two peninsulas of Hither and Farther India; in a restricted sense, Hither India, or Hindostan. India ink, a nearly black pigment brought chiefly from China, used for water colors. It is in rolls, or in square, and consists of lampblack or ivory black and animal glue. Called also China ink. The true India ink is sepia. See Sepia. India matting, floor matting made in China, India, etc., from grass and reeds; -- also called Canton, or China, matting. India paper, a variety of Chinese paper, of smooth but not glossy surface, used for printing from engravings, woodcuts, etc. India proof (Engraving), a proof impression from an engraved plate, taken on India paper. India rubber. See Caoutchouc. India-rubber tree (Bot.), any tree yielding caoutchouc, but especially the East Indian Ficus elastica, often cultivated for its large, shining, elliptical leaves.

Meaning of India from wikipedia

- India (Hindi: Bhārat), officially the Republic of India (Hindi: Bhārat Gaṇarājya), is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area...
- India is a federal union comprising 28 states and 9 union territories, for a total of 37 entities. The states and union territories are further subdivided...
- The Government of India (ISO: Bhārat Sarkār), often abbreviated as GoI, is the union government created by the constitution of India as the legislative...
- The partition of India in 1947 was the division of British India into two independent dominion states, the Union of India and the Dominion of ****stan...
- East India Company (EIC), also known as the Honourable East India Company (HEIC), East India Trading Company (EITC), or the British East India Company...
- religion in India, with 14.2% of the country's po****tion or approx. 172 million people identifying as adherents of Islam (2011 census). It makes India the country...
- The Times of India (TOI) is an Indian English-language daily newspaper owned by The Times Group. It is the third-largest newspaper in India by circulation...
- Weber, "The Religion of India". Religion in India is characterised by a diversity of religious beliefs and practices. India is officially a secular country...
- The following tables are the list of cities in India by po****tion. Often cities are bifurcated into multiple regions (muni****lities) which results in...
- Parliament of India is the supreme legislative body of the Republic of India. It is a bicameral legislature composed of the President of India and the two...
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