United Provincesgeographical name
variants: or United Provinces of Agra and Oudh
Definition of United Provinces
former administrative area of northern India formed 1902 with Allahabad as its capital
Note: As Uttar Pradesh, the United Provinces became a state of the republic of India in 1950.
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