from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- An isolated country of central Asia in the eastern Himalaya Mountains. Long under the influence of Great Britain and India, the kingdom became fully independent in the 1980s. Thimphu is the capital and the largest city. Population: 2,330,000.
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- proper n. a landlocked Himalayan country in South Asia. Official name: Kingdom of Bhutan.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a principality in the Himalayas northeast of India.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a landlocked principality in the Himalayas to the northeast of India
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So these three white Senators show up one day in Bhutan is a great opening to a joke … …
Were there tigers to be found here in Bhutan, a rainy stretch of jungle in the foothills of the Himalayas?
The BBC spiked its own guns for a prolonged tiger hunt in Bhutan but had a good week for drama
Photos and text by Claire Heisler (photos taken in Bhutan)
It looks like the quake actually measured 6.1 on the Richter scale 6.1 (it was originally reported to be a 6.3), and yes, there have been fatalities: 11 lives lost in Bhutan, plus damage to monasteries and forts.
Dorji said the ban existed in Bhutan's first democratic elections two years ago, but there was ambiguity at the time on who could vote and who could not.
On BBC's series Lost Land of the Tiger, Gordon Buchanan's remote cameras reveal tigers living above 3000m in Bhutan, a discovery that could help to secure the future of tigers in the region.
Above the cabinet is my snake mask I bought in Bhutan, my ladies 'wig for those late nights clubbing, and a heavy-duty plastic skull my dad picked up in medical school.