- /ɪndiən ˈɪŋglɪʃ/ (say indeeuhn 'ingglish)
1. the English language as used in India, including all varieties whether regional or social.
2. the dialect of the English language broadly identified with India, and sometimes with South Asia generally, characterised by the pronunciation, lexis, and idiom typical of many of those born and educated in India.
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