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gangboard n. = GANGPLANK.
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Ganges River definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: an Asian river; rises in the Himalayas and flows east into the Bay of Bengal; a sacred river of the Hindus [syn: Ganges, Ganges River]

Britannica Concise

River, N India. Held sacred by people of the Hindu faith, it is formed from five headstreams rising in N Uttar Pradesh state. On its 1,560-mi (2,510-km) course, it flows southeast through the Indian states of Bihar and W. Bengal. In central Bangladesh it is joined by the Brahmaputra and Meghna rivers. Their combined waters empty into the Bay of Bengal and form a delta 200 mi (320 km) wide, which is shared by India and Bangladesh. Its plain is one of the most fertile and densely populated regions in the world.



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