Calcutta

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geographical name Cal·cut·ta \kal-ˈkə-tə\
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Kolkata

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Definition of Calcutta

  1. city and port on the Hugli River in eastern India; capital of the state of West Bengal population 4,580,544

Calcuttan

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CALCUTTA Defined for English Language Learners

Calcutta

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geographical name Cal·cut·ta \kal-ˈkə-tə\

Definition of Calcutta for English Language Learners

  • : city in India


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