Hyderabad[hī′dər ə bad′, -bäd′; hī′drə-]
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- city in SC India: capital of Andhra Pradesh state: pop. 2,546,000
- city in S Pakistan, on the Indus River: pop. 795,000
- former state of SC India
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- A city of south-central India east-southeast of Mumbai (Bombay). Center of a former Mogul kingdom and Indian state, the city was founded in 1589 and is today a commercial center and transportation hub. Population: 3,440,000.
- A city of southern Pakistan on the Indus River northeast of Karachi. Founded in 1768, it was occupied by the British in 1839. The city is noted for its handicrafts. Population: 1,380,000.