Meghalaya

geographical name
Me·​gha·​la·​ya | \ ˌmā-gə-ˈlā-ə How to pronounce Meghalaya (audio) \

Definition of Meghalaya

state of northeastern India bordering on Bangladesh; capital Shillong area 8665 square miles (22,442 square kilometers), population 2,966,889

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