Khambhat, Gulf of


Khambhat, Gulf of
or Gulf of Cambay geographical name inlet of Arabian Sea in India N of Bombay

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Khambhat, Gulf of — or Gulf of Cambay Inlet, Arabian Sea, on the northwestern coast of India, southeast of the Kathiawar Peninsula. It is 120 mi (190 km) wide at its widest but rapidly narrows. It receives many rivers, including the Tapi and Mahi. Its orientation to …   Universalium

  • Khambhat,Gulf of — Kham·bhat (kŭmʹbət), Gulf of or Gulf of Cam·bay (kăm bāʹ) An inlet of the Arabian Sea on the northwest coast of India. * * * …   Universalium

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  • Khambhat — ▪ India also called  Cambay        town, east central Gujarat (Gujarāt) state, west central India. It lies at the head of the Gulf of Khambhat (Khambhat, Gulf of) (Cambay) and the mouth of the Mahi River. The town was mentioned in 1293 by the… …   Universalium

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  • gulf — gulflike, adj. gulfy, adj. /gulf/, n. 1. a portion of an ocean or sea partly enclosed by land. 2. a deep hollow; chasm or abyss. 3. any wide separation, as in position, status, or education. 4. something that engulfs or swallows up. v.t. 5. to… …   Universalium

  • Gulf of Cambay — geographical name see Khambhat, Gulf of …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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