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

  • See Calicut.

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  • proper n. A city in Kerala, southwestern India


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  • KOZHIKODE: The 2010 edition of Malabar Mahotsavam, the annual cultural festival of Kozhikode, will feature some of the biggest names in entertainment, and for the first time, it will have a truly international flavour with performers from Sri Lanka and African nations gracing the stage.

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  • The Court based its conclusions on a number of detailed independent expert studies, including one that the Court itself had commissioned from the Centre for Water Resources Development and Management (CWRDM), Kozhikode, which is a part of the Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and the Environment.

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  • Imprisoned with her husband for 15 weeks in 1780 by Hyder Ali in Calicut, now known as Kozhikode, on the Malabar coast, they bribe their way out and make their way to Madras, which she tours by palanquin and finds "every where delightful."

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  • A house named 'Kozhikode' in Karunagappally received a copy of the result and a youth identified as Vipin has been arrested in connection with the incident.

    Kerala's SSLC Exmanination Result Set an All-Time Record of 92.09 % Pass

  • The biggest crowds were seen in the Muslim dominated Malappuram district as well as in places such as Kozhikode and Kochi.

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  • The biggest crowds were seen in the Muslim-dominated Malappuram district and places such as Kozhikode and Kochi.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • I want to express my feelings and to explain what happened to me … I want people to know how I have suffered, she said, speaking from the town of Kozhikode.

    Nasty habits: nun’s sex and torture tell all

  • Prof Bhat said a team led by him and K P Dinesh from the Zoological Survey of India, Kozhikode, P Prashanth from Agumbe Rainforest Research Station and Nirmal Kulkarni from Goa had encountered two specimens of this animal in 2004 and the team was in search of more of these to confirm that they are, indeed, a new species.

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  • The rain was especially severe in north Kerala, with the guage in several places in the districts of Kozhikode, Malapuram, Thrissur, Wayanadu and Kannur.

    Rain continues to batter Kerala

  • The Kozhikode centre of the National Transportation Planning and Research Centre (NATPAC) is paving a 400-metre stretch of road in Vatakara municipal town, 40 km from here, with plastic waste as part of its demonstration project.

    Find your way on plastic road


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