Comorin, Cape
geographical name cape S India in Tamil Nadu; southernmost point of India, at 8°5′N

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Comorin, Cape — ▪ cape, India       rocky headland on the Indian Ocean in Tamil Nadu (Tamil Nādu) state, southeastern India, forming the southernmost point of the subcontinent. It is the southern tip of the Cardamom Hills, an extension of the Western Ghats range …   Universalium

  • Comorin,Cape — Com·o·rin (kŏmʹər ĭn), Cape A cape at the southernmost point of India projecting into the Indian Ocean. * * * …   Universalium

  • COMORIN, CAPE —    a low sandy point, the most southerly of India, from which the seaman is beckoned off by a peak 18 m. inland …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Comorin — [käm′ə rin] Cape cape at the southernmost tip of India …   English World dictionary

  • Comorin — /kom euhr in/, n. Cape, a cape on the S tip of India, extending into the Indian Ocean. * * * …   Universalium

  • Comorin — Com•o•rin [[t]ˈkɒm ər ɪn[/t]] n. geg Cape, a cape on the S tip of India, extending into the Indian Ocean …   From formal English to slang

  • Comorin — /ˈkɒmərən/ (say komuhruhn) noun Cape, a cape at the southern tip of India extending into the Indian Ocean …   Australian English dictionary

  • Comorin — /kom euhr in/, n. Cape, a cape on the S tip of India, extending into the Indian Ocean …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kap Comorin — Gedenkstätte für Swami Vivekananda auf einer Insel vor Kap Komorin Das Kap Komorin (auch Kap Comorin, Kanyakumari, Kanya Kumari) ist der südlichste Punkt des indischen Subkontinents. Die auf 8° 4 nördlicher Breite und 77° 35 östlicher Länge… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • India — /in dee euh/, n. 1. Hindi, Bharat. a republic in S Asia: a union comprising 25 states and 7 union territories; formerly a British colony; gained independence Aug. 15, 1947; became a republic within the Commonwealth of Nations Jan. 26, 1950.… …   Universalium

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