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Faisalabad

(fīsäl`əbäd'), formerly

Lyallpur

(lī`əlpo͝or), city (1998 pop. 1,977,246), NE Pakistan, in a cotton- and wheat-growing area. It is an important transportation and commercial center, especially for grains, cloth, and ghee (clarified butter). Manufactures include textiles, pharmaceuticals, chemical fertilizer, bicycles, textile machinery, hosiery, flour, sugar, vegetable oil, and soap. The city was founded by Sir James Lyall c.1895 and named in his honor. Punjab Agricultural Univ., several colleges affiliated with the Univ. of Punjab, and numerous experimental farms and cattle-breeding stations are in Faisalabad.
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Faisalabad

a city in NE Pakistan: commercial and manufacturing centre of a cotton- and wheat-growing region; university (1961). Pop.: 2 533 000 (2005 est.)
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Rawalpindi (Chaklala 43, Shamsabad 39), Islamabad (ZP 36, Golra 35, Bokra 28, Saidpur 24), Malamjabba 34, Mangla 24, Parachinar 23, Lahore (AP 20, City 10), Jhelum 18, Gujranwala 16, Risalpur 14, M.B Din 10, Sahiwal 09, Sial;kot(AP 09, Cantt 03), Cherat, T.T Singh, Sargodha, Saidu Sharif 08, Lower Dir 07, Faisalbad, Kalam 06, Dir, Jhang 05, Peshawar (City 04, AP 03), Okara 03, Kohat 02, Bannu 01.
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