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1 An alternative name for the ancient Indian state of Kuru.

2 The continent lying to the north of Mt. Meru according to ancient Indian cosmology. With its two subsidiary islands, it was thought to be square in shape. Its inhabitants were thought to lead long, happy, and virtuous lives of a 1,000 years duration.

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