Uttar Pradesh

geographical name
Ut·​tar Pra·​desh | \ ˌu̇-tər-prə-ˈdesh , -ˈdāsh\

Definition of Uttar Pradesh

state of northern India bordering on Tibet and Nepal; capital Lucknow area 89,270 square miles (231,209 square kilometers), population 199,812,341 — see united provinces

Note: Uttar Pradesh is the most populous state of India.

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