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1A city in the Indian state of Karnataka; population 1,042,400 (est. 2009). It was the capital of the princely state of Mysore and is noted for the production of silk, incense, and sandalwood oil.
2former name (until 1973) for Karnataka
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.