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Sikkim

Pronunciation: /ˈsikim/
A state in northeastern India, in the eastern Himalayas, between Bhutan and Nepal, on the border with Tibet; capital, Gangtok. After British rule, it became an Indian protectorate and then, in 1975, a state of India.

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Syllabification: Sik·kim

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