Jammu and Kashmir

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geographical name Jammu and Kash·mir \ˈkash-ˌmir, ˈkazh-, kash-ˈ, kazh-ˈ\
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Kashmir

Definition of Jammu and Kashmir

  1. disputed territory in the northern part of the Indian subcontinent; claimed as a constituent state (summer capital Srinagar, winter capital Jammu area 53,665 square miles, or 138,992 square kilometers; population 12,541,302) and partly administered by India, but also claimed and partly controlled by Pakistan


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