a city in and the capital of Karnataka, in SW India.
a state in S India. 74,326 sq. mi. (192,504 sq. km). Capital: Bangalore.
a city in S India, capital of Karnataka state: printing, textiles, pharmaceuticals. Pop: 4 292 223 (2001) Alternative official name Bengaluru (ˌbeŋɡəlˈuːru)
a state of S India, on the Arabian Sea: consists of a narrow coastal plain rising to the South Deccan plateau; mainly agricultural. Capital: Bangalore. Pop: 52 733 958 (2001). Area: 191 791 sq km (74 051 sq miles) Former name (1956–73) Mysore