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...
- Central India is a loosely defined region of India consisting of the states of Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh. Indore, the commercial capital of Madhya...
- Census of india 1881 Census of India 1891 Census of India 1901 Census of India 1911 Census of India 1921 Census of India 1931 Census of India 1941 Census...
- The Constitution of India (IAST: Bhāratīya Saṃvidhāna) is the supreme law of India. The do****ent lays down the framework demarcating fundamental political...
- between 2,500 BCE and 1900 BCE in what today is ****stan and north-western India, and was noted for its urban planning, baked brick houses, elaborate drainage...
- Colonial India was the part of the Indian subcontinent that was under the jurisdiction of European colonial powers during the Age of Discovery. European...
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