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 (Hindi: Bhārat Gaṇarājya), is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most...
- The Government of India (ISO: Bhārat Sarkār) (often abbreviated as GoI; also known as the Central or Union Government), or simply the Centre, is the national...
- between 2500 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...
- Punjab (/pʌnˈdʒɑːb/ (listen); Punjabi: [pənˈdʒɑːb]) is a state in northern India. Forming part of the larger Punjab region of the Indian subcontinent, the...
- India is the second most po****ted country in the world with a sixth of the world's po****tion. According to official estimates, India's po****tion stood...
- India is a federal union comprising 28 states and 8 union territories, with a total of 36 entities. The states and union territories are further subdivided...
- 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...
- Crown rule in India, or Direct rule in India, and lasted from 1858 to 1947. The region under British control was commonly called India in contemporaneous...
- Languages spoken in India belong to several language families, the major ones being the Indo-European languages spoken by 78.05% of Indians and the Dravidian...
- The President of India (IAST: Bhārat kē Rāṣṭrapati) is the head of state of the Republic of India. The president is the nominal head of the executive,...