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Synonyms for Calcutta

the largest city in India and one of the largest cities in the world

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The youngest of three siblings of a Punjabi family proud to be Calcuttans. Not the baby of the family, but everybody's buddy.
Reflexively, she raised a hand to her damp, curly red hair, a disheveled contrast to the long, oiled braids of the Calcuttans.
On a lesser note, one would also like to quibble over Chaudhuri's referring to phuchkas as golgappas, a term that is common in Bombay, where Chaudhuri grew up, but which many Calcuttans might not recognize.