Hooghly
geographical name — see Hugli

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Hooghly — can refer to:*the Hooghly River *the town of Hooghly, now part of Hugli Chinsura *Hooghly District, a district containing the above town …   Wikipedia

  • Hooghly — ou Hugli bras occid. du delta du Gange (env. 250 km); arrose Calcutta …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Hooghly —   [ huːglɪ] der, Mündungsarm des Ganges …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Hooghly — [ho͞og′lē] river in E India, flowing into the Bay of Bengal: westernmost channel of the Ganges delta: c. 160 mi (257 km) …   English World dictionary

  • Hooghly — 21°55′N 88°05′E / 21.917, 88.083 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hooghly — Hugli (bengali: হুগলী, Huglī; auch in den Formen Hooghly, Hooghli, Hoogli, Hoogly, Hughli, Hughly, Hugly) ist die Bezeichnung für: einen Fluss im Gangesdelta, siehe Hugli (Fluss) einen Distrikt im indischen Bundesstaat Westbengalen, siehe Hugli… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hooghly — /hoohg lee/, n. a river in NE India, in W Bengal: the westernmost channel by which the Ganges enters the Bay of Bengal. 120 mi. (195 km) long. Also, Hugli. * * * …   Universalium

  • Hooghly — (Hūgli) ► Río del NE de la India, en Bengala Occidental, uno de los brazos finales del Ganges. Desemboca en el golfo de Bengala creando un amplio estuario; 260 km. (Hūgli) ► C. del NE de la India, cap. del distrito homónimo (2 873 779 h), en el… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • HOOGHLY —    or HÛGLI    1. the most important and most westerly of the several branches into which the Ganges divides on approaching the sea, breaks away from the main channel near Santipur, and flowing in a southerly direction past Calcutta, reaches the… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Hooghly — Hoogh•ly or Hugli [[t]ˈhug li[/t]] n. geg a river in NE India, in W Bengal: the westernmost channel by which the Ganges enters the Bay of Bengal. 120 mi. (195 km) long …   From formal English to slang

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