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[usually in place names] A road or street.‘Mahatma Gandhi Marg’
- ‘It is said the old Sher Shah Suri marg used to pass close to the pond.’
- ‘Cox wrote of the work that "it is visible, through the central doorway, to passers-by from Kasturba Ghandi Marg and constitutes part of the perimeter wall."’
- ‘Devon has been designated Ghandi Marg for the Indian stretch of the street.’
Via Hindi from Sanskrit mārga way, road.
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