Eastern Ghats
geographical name chain of mountains SE India extending SW & S from near delta of the Mahanadi in Orissa to W Tamil Nadu; highest point Mt. Dodabetta (in Nilgiri Hills) 8640 feet (2633 meters) — see Western Ghats

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Eastern Ghats — The Eastern Ghats are a discontinuous range of mountains along India s eastern coast. The Eastern Ghats run from West Bengal state in the north, through Orissa and Andhra Pradesh to Tamil Nadu in the south. They are eroded and cut through by the… …   Wikipedia

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  • Eastern Ghats — /istən ˈgæts/ (say eestuhn gats) plural noun See Ghats …   Australian English dictionary

  • Eastern Ghats — a low mountain range in S India along the E margin of the Deccan plateau and parallel to the coast of the Bay of Bengal. * * * …   Universalium

  • Eastern Ghats — a low mountain range in S India along the E margin of the Deccan plateau and parallel to the coast of the Bay of Bengal …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Ghats — [gôts, gäts] two mountain ranges (Eastern Ghats and Western Ghats) forming the east & west edges of the Deccan Plateau, India: highest peak, 8,841 ft (2,695 m) …   English World dictionary

  • Eastern — may refer to:* The Eastern world ( i.e. , Asia) ** Eastern philosophy ** Eastern religion* Eastern Time Zone * Eastern Air Lines, a defunct American airline * Eastern AA, a football team in Hong Kong * Eastern bloc, during the Cold War * Eastern… …   Wikipedia

  • Ghats orientales — Los Ghats orientales en a geografía de la India …   Wikipedia Español

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