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Karnul, or Kurnool, a district and town in the presidency of Madras with an area of 7,788 square miles. The town is situated on the right bank of the Kistna, which is the boundary between the presidency and the Nizam's dominions. Fever is frequent, and in 1877-78 there was a grievous famine.