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 (chĭt′ə-gông′, -gŏng′)
A city of southeast Bangladesh near the Bay of Bengal. It is a major port and industrial center.


(Placename) a port in E Bangladesh, on the Bay of Bengal: industrial centre. Pop: 4 171 000 (2005 est). Official name: Chattagam


(ˈtʃɪt əˌgɒŋ)

a port in SE Bangladesh near the Bay of Bengal. 1,599,000.
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Noun1.Chittagong - a port city and industrial center in southeastern Bangladesh on the Bay of Bengal
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
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The cyclone is expected to move east-northeast and make landfall along the coastlines in Chittagong, some 242 km southeast of Dhaka, by Thursday evening accompanying winds from 80 to 100 km per hour.
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Air Arabia on Saturday announced plans to launch its 98th destination next month by starting flights to Chittagong from its new hub in Ras Al Khaimah.
Sharjah: Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa's first and largest low-cost carrier (LCC), on Saturday announced that from September 2, 2014 it will run three flights per week from its new hub in Ras Al Khaimah to Chittagong, Bangladesh, further strengthening its connectivity with a core growth market.
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