Karnataka

geographical name
Kar·​na·​ta·​ka | \ kər-ˈnä-tə-kə How to pronounce Karnataka (audio) \
variants: or formerly Mysore \ mī-​ˈsȯr How to pronounce Mysore (audio) \

Definition of Karnataka

state of southwestern India on the Arabian Sea; capital Bangalore area 74,037 square miles (191,756 square kilometers), population 61,095,297

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“Karnataka.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Karnataka. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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