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Cor·o·man·del Coast (kôr′ə-măn′dl)
A region of southeast India bounded by the Bay of Bengal and the Eastern Ghats. The coast is known for its monsoons and turbulent waters.
Coromandel Coast (ˌkɒrəˈmændəl)
(Placename) the SE coast of India, along the Bay of Bengal, extending from Point Calimere to the mouth of the Krishna River
Cor′o•man′del Coast′ (ˈkɔr əˈmæn dl, ˈkɒr-, ˌkɔr-, ˌkɒr-)
a coastal region in SE India S of the Kistna River.
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In his study of the spread of metallurgy, for example, Hoogervorst calls attention to Malay besi, 'iron' that appears to derive from Old Indo-Aryan (OIA) *vasi and can be aligned with archaeological evidence that suggests Indian craftsmen of the Coramandel coast
played a role in the in the development of the iron-working traditions of insular Southeast Asia (pp.
Background & objectives: In the tsunami (December 2004) affected coastal villages located on southern parts of Coramandel Coast
of India, seawater intrusion has created serious problems for the people, in order to assess the risk of outbreak of fly-borne diseases, a longitudinal study for one year was carried out to investigate muscoid fly abundance and their distribution in relation to various phases of relief measures in disaster-hit villages.
Torsten Tshacher then brings us more clearly into the evidential arena and gives an interesting set of observations on the nature of a Tamil-driven connectivity (or what he prefers to term circulation) linking Southeast Asia with the Coramandel Coast