Definition of Lakshadweep in English:

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Pronunciation: /lakˈʃadwiːp/
Pronunciation: /ˌlʌkʃədˈwiːp/
A group of islands off the Malabar Coast of SW India, constituting a Union Territory in India; population 67,400 (est. 2009); capital, Kavaratti. The group consists of the Laccadive, Minicoy, and Amindivi Islands.

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