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, officially the Republic of India (ISO: Bhārat Gaṇarājya), is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area; the most populous...
- The East India Company (EIC) was an English, and later British, joint-stock company founded in 1600 and dissolved in 1874. It was formed to trade in the...
- The economy of India has transitioned from a mixed planned economy to a mixed middle-income developing social market economy with notable public sector...
- India is a federal republic comprising 28 states and 8 union territories. The states and union territories are further subdivided into districts and smaller...
- known as Panchanada (Sanskrit) or Pentapotamia, is a state in northwestern India. Forming part of the larger Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent, the...
- between 2500 BCE and 1900 BCE in present-day ****stan and north-western India. Early in the second millennium BCE, persistent drought caused the po****tion...
- The Government of India (ISO: Bhārata Sarakāra; often abbreviated as GoI), also known as the Central Government or union government, is the national authority...
- India is the most populous country in the world with one-sixth of the world's po****tion. According to estimates from the United Nations (UN), India has...
- The Constitution of India is the supreme law of India. The do****ent lays down the framework that demarcates fundamental political code, structure, procedures...
- Languages spoken in the Republic of India belong to several language families, the major ones being the Indo-Aryan languages spoken by 78.05% of Indians...