Brahmaputra River

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Related to Bramaputra River: Kaveri River, Krishna River, Mahanadi River
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Noun1.Brahmaputra River - an Asian river; flows into the Bay of Bengal
Cathay, China, Communist China, mainland China, People's Republic of China, PRC, Red China - a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia; the most populous country in the world
Bangla Desh, Bangladesh, East Pakistan, People's Republic of Bangladesh - a Muslim republic in southern Asia bordered by India to the north and west and east and the Bay of Bengal to the south; formerly part of India and then part of Pakistan; it achieved independence in 1971
Bharat, India, Republic of India - a republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
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Following Japan's capture of the winding Burma Road, Chennault's command counted on fragile supply lines--for everything from pencils to ammunition--that stretched from Calcutta, India, over more than 800 miles of railroad to an isolated airfield far up the Bramaputra River.
What particularly affected him were their stories about Assam, where tea plantations stretched out for miles dose to the humid land of the Bramaputra river valleys.
They tackled the Bramaputra river blind,never knowing what was around each corner.