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

  • Two mountain ranges of southern India, separated by the Deccan Plateau. The Eastern Ghats extend about 1,448 km (900 mi) along the coast of the Bay of Bengal. The Western Ghats extend about 1,609 km (1,000 mi) along the coast of the Arabian Sea.

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  • proper n. A pair of mountain ranges in southern India


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