Definition of Mumbai

1. Noun. A city in western India just off the coast of the Arabian Sea; India's 2nd largest city (after Calcutta); has the only natural deep-water harbor in western India.

Exact synonyms: Bombay
Generic synonyms: City, Metropolis, Urban Center
Group relationships: Bharat, India, Republic Of India



Definition of Mumbai

1. Proper noun. State capital of Maharashtra, India, formerly known as Bombay. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Mumbai Pictures

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mumbai

Mullus surmuletus
Multan
MultiMediaCard
MultiMediaCards
Multi Input Gateway
Multi Input Gateways
Multicultural London English
Multikulti
Multilith
Multimedia Card
Multimedia Cards
Multitronic
Mulwi
Mum
Mumbai (current term)
Mumbaikar
Mumbaikars
Mummerset
Mummy
Mumping Day
Munchausen
Munchausen's syndrome
Munchener
Munchhausen
Munchkin
Munchkins
Muncie
Munda
Munda-Mon-Khmer

Literary usage of Mumbai

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1. Prix de Rome 2004 by Hans den Hartog Jager, Bernie Deekens (2004)
"Education I994-l996 Sir JJ School of Art, Mumbai, India lMA) l989-l994 Sir JJ School of Art, Mumbai, India (BA) Residencies / fellowships ..."

2. Science and Technology to Counter Terrorism: Proceedings of an Indo-U.S by Roddam Narasimha, National Academy of Sciences (U.S.), United States, Office of Naval Research (2007)
"In Mumbai the criminal gangs of Dawood Ibrahim, Chota Rajan, ... Several devastating bomb blasts have occurred in Mumbai since 1992. ..."

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