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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • The capital and largest city of Thailand, in the southwest on the Chao Phraya River near the Gulf of Thailand. It is a leading port and industrial center with a major jewelry market. Population: 6,320,000.

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  • proper n. The capital of Thailand. Also known as “Krung Thep” or “Krungthep” (กรุงเทพ).

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  • n. the capital and largest city and chief port of Thailand; a leading city in southeastern Asia; noted for Buddhist architecture

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Examples

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  • BANGKOK, April 17 (Reuters) - Thai anti-government protesters stepped up security at their base in an upmarket Bangkok shopping centre on Saturday, a week after bloody clashes with security forces killed 24 people.

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  • BANGKOK - Thailand's beleaguered government insisted it had no plan for an immediate crackdown on protesters despite handing over security operations to the army chief, saying Saturday too many people are camped in central Bangkok to use force.

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  • BANGKOK, Thailand (CNN) -- Anti-government protesters poured a small amount of blood at the headquarters of the government in Bangkok on Tuesday, but the demonstration did not live up to their threat to douse the ministers 'offices in blood.

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  • BANGKOK - Thai protest leaders who have been rallying in Bangkok for more than a month will turn themselves over to police on May 15, one of their leaders told AFP on Saturday.

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  • BANGKOK, April 17 (Reuters) - Thai anti-government protesters stepped up security at their base in a ritzy Bangkok shopping centre on Saturday, a week after bloody clashes with security forces killed 24 people.

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  • BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thai anti-government protesters stepped up security at their base in a ritzy Bangkok shopping center on Saturday, a week after bloody clashes with security forces killed 24 people.

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  • BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thai anti-government protesters stepped up security at their base in a ritzy Bangkok shopping centre on Saturday, a week after bloody clashes with security forces killed 24 people.

    Reuters: Top News

  • BANGKOK - Thailand will host the 14th summit of the Association of South-East Asian Nations from February 27 to March 1 at a Hua Hin beach resort, shifting the venue from Bangkok

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