Malabar Coast
geographical name region SW India on Arabian Sea in Karnataka & Kerala states

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Malabar Coast — [mal′ə bär΄] coastal region in SW India on the Arabian Sea, extending from Cape Comorin to Goa & inland to the Western Ghats: c. 450 mi (725 km) long: also Malabar …   English World dictionary

  • Malabar Coast — Bekal Fort Beach, Kerala. The Malabar Coast is a long and narrow coastline on the south western shore line of the mainland Indian subcontinent. Geographically, it comprises the wettest regions of southern India, as the Western Ghats intercept the …   Wikipedia

  • Malabar Coast — /mal euh bahr / a region along the entire SW coast of India, extending from the Arabian Sea inland to the Western Ghats. Also called Malabar. * * * Region, southwestern coast of India, stretching from the Western Ghats to the Arabian Sea. It now… …   Universalium

  • Malabar Coast — Mal|a|bar Coast the Malabar Coast the southwest coast of India, which produces ↑coconuts,, rice, and ↑spices …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Malabar Coast — Mal′a•bar Coast′ [[t]ˈmæl əˌbɑr[/t]] n. geg a region along the SW coast of India extending inland to the Western Ghats. Also called Malabar …   From formal English to slang

  • Malabar Coast — /mal euh bahr / a region along the entire SW coast of India, extending from the Arabian Sea inland to the Western Ghats. Also called Malabar …   Useful english dictionary

  • Malabar Coast — /ˈmæləba koʊst/ (say maluhbah kohst) noun a region along the south western coast of India, from the Arabian Sea to the Western Ghats …   Australian English dictionary

  • Malabar Coast moist forests — The Malabar Coast moist forests is a tropical moist broadleaf forest ecoregion of southwestern India. It lies along India s Konkan and Malabar coasts, in a narrow strip between the Arabian Sea and the Western Ghats range, which runs parallel to… …   Wikipedia

  • Malabar — may refer to: Contents 1 Places 1.1 India 1.2 Other 2 Botany 3 Churches …   Wikipedia

  • Malabar rites — is a conventional term for certain customs or practices of the native Catholics of South India, concerning the liturgical rites, which the Jesuit missionaries allowed their Indian neophytes to retain after conversion, but which were afterwards… …   Wikipedia

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