Meaning of "New Delhi district

the capital of India, a city in north central India built 1912–29 to replace Calcutta (now Kolkata) as the capital of British India. With Delhi, it is part of the National Capital Territory of Delhi. Pop. (with Delhi) 12,259,200 (est. 2009).

New Delhi

New Delhi
The capital of India, in the north-central part of the country south of Delhi. It was constructed 1912-1929 to replace Calcutta as the capital of British India and officially inaugurated in 1931. New Delhi is also a trade and transportation center.

New Delhi

New Delhi
n
(Placename) See Delhi

New` Del′hi

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New` Del′hi (ˈdɛl i) n.
the capital of India, in the N part, adjacent to Delhi. 271,990. Compare Delhi (def. 2).