Gangetic Gan*get"ic, a. Pertaining to, or inhabiting, the Ganges River; as, the Gangetic shark. [1913 Webster]

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  • Gangetic — adjective see Ganges …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Gangetic — adjective Of or pertaining to the river Ganges …   Wiktionary

  • gangetic — gan·get·ic …   English syllables

  • gangetic — (ˈ) ̷ ̷|jed.ik adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Latin gangeticus, from Greek gangētikos, irregular from Gangēs Ganges : of or relating to the Ganges …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gangetic whiting — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …   Wikipedia

  • Gangetic crocodile — Gavial Ga vi*al (g[=a] v[i^]*al), n. [Hind. gha[.r]iy[=a]l: cf. F. gavial.] (Zo[ o]l.) A large Asiatic crocodilian ({Gavialis Gangeticus}); called also {nako}, and {Gangetic crocodile}. [1913 Webster] Note: The gavial has a long, slender muzzle,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gangetic Plain — or Indo Gangetic Plain Fertile lowland region of north central India. It stretches westward, centred on the Ganges River, from the Brahmaputra River valley and the Ganges delta to the Indus River valley. It contains the subcontinent s richest and …   Universalium

  • Gangetic dolphin — ganginis delfinas statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Platanista gangetica angl. blind dolphin; Ganges dolphin; Ganges river dolphin; Ganges susus; Gangetic dolphin; susu; susus vok. Gangesdelphin rus.… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Gangetic dolphins — ganginiai delfinai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas gentis apibrėžtis Gentyje 2 rūšys. Paplitimo arealas – Indijos ir Pakistano upės. atitikmenys: lot. Platanista angl. blind dolphins; Ganges dolphins; Ganges river dolphins;… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Gangetic Plain — geographical name low lying plains region India & Bangladesh formed by Ganges River & its tributaries …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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