Calcutta

geographical name
Cal·​cut·​ta | \ kal-ˈkə-tə How to pronounce Calcutta (audio) \
variants: or Kolkata \ kōl-​ˈkä-​tä How to pronounce Kolkata (audio) \

Definition of Calcutta

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

Other Words from Calcutta

Calcuttan \ -​ˈkə-​tᵊn How to pronounce Calcuttan (audio) \ noun

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