"Sikkim." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 16 January 2019. <https://www.yourdictionary.com/Sikkim>.
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A state of northeast India in the eastern Himalaya Mountains between Nepal and Bhutan. Long isolated from the outside world, Sikkim was settled by Tibetans who established a kingdom there in the 1600s. A British protectorate after 1890, Sikkim passed to India in 1950 and became a state of that country in 1975.x