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From The gazetteer's: or newsman's interpreter, a geographical index edited by Laurence Echard, 1st ed. published 1693. In 1704, in the second volume Echard referred to the work as Gazetteer.
gazette + -eer, from French gazetier (“newspaperman”)
See The Imperial Gazetteer of India (Oxford, 1908), x.
See Baroda Gazetteer, 1908.
See Puri District Gazetteer (Calcutta, 1908).
The station was destroyed by the earthquake of April 1905, in which 1625 persons, including 25 Europeans and 112 of the Gurkha garrison, perished (Imperial Gazetteer of India, 1908).
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