Machilipatnam

geographical name
Ma·​chi·​li·​pat·​nam | \ ˌmə-chə-lə-ˈpət-nəm How to pronounce Machilipatnam (audio) \
variants: or Bandar \ ˈbən-​dər How to pronounce Machilipatnam (audio) \

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city and port on the Bay of Bengal in the southeastern India state of Andhra Pradesh population 170,000

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“Machilipatnam.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Machilipatnam. Accessed 7 May. 2021.

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