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Asirgarh, or Hassir, a fort and town at the edge of the Satpura range, in the Bombay presidency of British India. 15 miles N. of Burhampur. The fort occupies a strong position on a hill above the town. It was captured by the British in 1803, and again in 1819, since which time it has been in their possession.