from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of northern Egypt in the Nile River delta north of Cairo. It is a textile center with processing mills for rice and flour. Population: 443,000.
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Print Egyptian hopes for post-revolution jobs BBC News, Mahalla el Kubra, Nile Delta, Egypt Forget the young pro-democracy activists who confronted the security forces in Cairo's Tahrir Square a year ago and toppled Egypt's autocratic president, Hosni Mubarak.