Pronunciation: (gän'dē, gan'-), [key]
1. In•di•ra Pronunciation: (in-dēr'u), [key] 1917–84, Indian political leader: prime minister 1966–77 and 1980–84 (daughter of Jawaharlal Nehru).
2. Mo•han•das Kar•am•chand Pronunciation: (mō"hun-däs' kur"um-chund'), [key] (“Mahatma”), 1869–1948, Hindu religious leader, nationalist, and social reformer.
3. Ra•jiv Pronunciation: (rä-jēv'), [key] 1944–91, Indian political leader: prime minister 1984–89 (son of Indira).
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