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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. plural The tract of intersecting creeks and channels and of swampy islands which constitutes the seaward part of the delta of the Ganges.
  • n. A distributary of a river on its delta; specifically, such a distributary of the Ganges or the Brahmaputra.

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