Jammu and Kashmir
or Kashmir geographical name disputed territory N India (subcontinent); claimed as a constituent state (summer capital Srinagar, winter capital Jammu area 53,665 square miles—138,992 square kilometerspopulation 7,718,700) and partly administered by India, but also claimed and partly controlled by Pakistan

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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