Amravati [äm räv′ə tē΄, umräv′ə tē΄]
city in N Maharashtra, W India: pop. 422,000

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Am·ra·va·ti (əm-räʹvə-tē, äm-)
A town of central India west of Nagpur. It is the site of a stupa dating from the second century A.D. Population: 421,576.

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also called  Amraoti 

      city, northeastern Maharashtra (Mahārāshtra) state, western India. It lies about 85 miles (135 km) west of Nagpur. The city occupies an important position near passes through the hills that separate the cotton-growing regions of the Purna River basin (west) and the Wardha River basin (east). A growing industrial centre, Amravati is expanding toward nearby Badnera. Its cotton mills supply Mumbai (Bombay), Kolkata (Calcutta) (Calcutta), and Ahmadabad. The city houses a number of colleges affiliated with the University of Nagpur. Pop. (2001) 549,510.

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