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

  • A city of southwest India on the Malabar Coast southwest of Bangalore. It was the site of Vasco da Gama's first landfall in India (1498) and was later occupied by Portuguese, British, French, and Danish trading colonies. Population: 436,000.

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  • proper n. Alternative form of Kozhikode.


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