Lakshadweep
or formerly Laccadive, Minicoy and Amindivi Islands geographical name union territory India comprising the Laccadive group capital Kavaratti area 11 square miles (29 square kilometers), population 51,707

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  • Lakshadweep — Vue de l État sur la carte de l Inde Administration Pays  I …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lakshadweep — es un archipiélago en el Océano Índico, que constituye el territorio más pequeño de la India. Hasta 1973, el nombre oficial era Laccadives, grafía tradicional inglesa equivalente al nombre tradicional español Islas Laquedivas. Está formado por 12 …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Lakshadweep —   [læk ʃædwiːp], indisches Unionsterritorium, umfasst die Lakkadiven …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Lakshadweep — [luk shäd′wēp΄] territory of India comprising the Laccadive, Minicoy, and Amindivi islands: 12.4 sq mi (32 sq km); pop. 52,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Lakshadweep — Infobox Indian Jurisdiction state name = Lakshadweep native name = Lakshadweep type = union territory base capital = Kavaratti largest city = Andrott latd = 10.57 longd = 72.62 abbreviation = IN LD official languages = Malayalam leader title 1 =… …   Wikipedia

  • Lakshadweep — /luk sheuh dweep /, n. a union territory of India comprising a group of islands and coral reefs in the Arabian Sea, off the SW coast of India. 40,237; ab. 12 sq. mi. (31 sq. km). Formerly, Laccadive, Minicoy, and Amindivi Islands. * * * Union… …   Universalium

  • Lakshadweep — noun Indian union territory comprising twelve atolls in the Arabian Sea, having Kavaratti as its capital …   Wiktionary

  • Lakshadweep — Lak•sha•dweep [[t]ˌlʌk ʃəˈdwip[/t]] n. geg a union territory of India comprising a group of islands and coral reefs in the Arabian Sea, off the SW coast of India. 51,707; ab. 12 sq. mi. (31 sq. km) Formerly, Laccadive, Minicoy, and Amindivi… …   From formal English to slang

  • Lakshadweep — /luk sheuh dweep /, n. a union territory of India comprising a group of islands and coral reefs in the Arabian Sea, off the SW coast of India. 40,237; ab. 12 sq. mi. (31 sq. km). Formerly, Laccadive, Minicoy, and Amindivi Islands …   Useful english dictionary

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