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Chittagong

[chit-uh-gong]
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noun
  1. a port in SE Bangladesh, near the Bay of Bengal.
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Examples from the Web for chittagong

Historical Examples

  • 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.

    On the Irrawaddy

    G. A. Henty

  • The force at Sylhet was reinforced, and that in Chittagong increased.

    On the Irrawaddy

    G. A. Henty

  • He has remained at Chittagong, and I am in charge of goods here.

    On the Irrawaddy

    G. A. Henty

  • It diminishes to the northwards, but even at Chittagong it is over 104 in.


British Dictionary definitions for chittagong

Chittagong

noun
  1. 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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