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Maapillai literally means "brother-in-law." An eligible bachelor who is from India and works in the US mostly in the software Industry. Typically this dude is a topper from one of the most prestigious colleges, extremely well mannered, and earns at least 10 times his Indian counter part. He is the most sought after bride groom. Parents of the girl would be ready to afford as much dowry as possible and see their daughter settled in the US.


Geeta : Appa, I can't live without Arun! We love each other!
Appa : stop that non sense ! i have fixed an America Maapillai for you . I know how you should be living.
Added 2011-08-02 by rava ladoo




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