state, formerly a protectorate, of India, in the E Himalayas: 2,740 sq mi
(7,097 sq km); pop. 406,000; cap
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Derived forms Sikkimese (ˌSikkimˈese) (ˌsɪkkɪmˈiz
; sikˌkimēzˈ; ˌsɪkkɪmˈis
noun, adjectiveWord forms: plural ˌSikkimˈese