- a port in SE Bangladesh, near the Bay of Bengal.
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The last poem of all is wholly devoted to eulogies of Chittagong worthies.A Boswell of Baghdad
E. V. Lucas
Stanley went down with the rest to Martaban, and his uncle sailed for Chittagong.
The force at Sylhet was reinforced, and that in Chittagong increased.
He has remained at Chittagong, and I am in charge of goods here.
It diminishes to the northwards, but even at Chittagong it is over 104 in.
- a port in E Bangladesh, on the Bay of Bengal: industrial centre. Pop: 4 171 000 (2005 est)Official name: Chattagam
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