Definition of Mandalay in English:

Mandalay

Syllabification: Man·da·lay
Pronunciation: /ˌmandəˈlā
 
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  • A port on the Irrawaddy River in central Burma (Myanmar); population 961,000 (est. 2007). Founded in 1857, it was the capital (until 1885) of the Burmese kingdom. It is an important Buddhist religious center.

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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
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elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody