Sikkim

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geographical name Sik·kim \ˈsi-kəm, -ˌkim\

Definition of Sikkim

  1. former country in southeastern Asia on the southern slope of the Himalayas between Nepal and Bhutan and south of China (Tibet) area 2744 square miles (7107 square kilometers), population 610,577 Since 1975 Sikkim has been a state of India with Gangtok as its capital.

Sikkimese

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SIKKIM Defined for English Language Learners

Sikkim

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Definition of Sikkim for English Language Learners

  • : former country in Asia; now part of India


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