Gandhi

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biographical name Gan·dhi \ˈgän-dē, ˈgan-\

Definition of Gandhi

  1. In*diraplay \in-ˈdir-ə, ˈin-də-rə\ 1917–1984 daughter of Jawaharlal Nehru prime minister of India (1966–77; 1980–84)


Gandhi

biographical name Gan·dhi

Definition of Gandhi

  1. Mohandas Karamchand 1869–1948 Ma*hat*maplay \mə-ˈhät-mə, -ˈhat-\ Indian nationalist leader

Gandhian

play \-ən\ adjective

Gandhi

biographical name Gan·dhi

Definition of Gandhi

  1. Ra*jivplay \rä-ˈjēv\ Ratna 1944–1991 son of Indira Gandhi prime minister of India (1984–89)


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