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Bang·kok

 (băng′kŏk′, băng-kŏk′) also Krung Thep (gro͝ong tĕp′)
The capital and largest city of Thailand, in the southwest on the Chao Phraya River near the Gulf of Thailand. It is a leading port and industrial center with a major jewelry market.

bang·kok

 (băng′kŏk′, băng-kŏk′)
n.
A hat made of finely woven straw.

[After Bangkok.]

Bangkok

(ˈbæŋkɒk; bæŋˈkɒk)
n
(Placename) the capital and chief port of Thailand, on the Chao Phraya River: became a royal city and the capital in 1782. Pop: 6 604 000 (2005 est). Thai name: Krung Thep

Bang•kok

(ˈbæŋ kɒk, bæŋˈkɒk)

n.
the capital of Thailand, in the S central part, on the Chao Phraya. 5,876,000.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Bangkok - the capital and largest city and chief port of ThailandBangkok - the capital and largest city and chief port of Thailand; a leading city in southeastern Asia; noted for Buddhist architecture
Kingdom of Thailand, Siam, Thailand - a country of southeastern Asia that extends southward along the Isthmus of Kra to the Malay Peninsula; "Thailand is the official name of the former Siam"
Translations
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References in classic literature ?
"We left London in ballast--sand ballast--to load a cargo of coal in a northern port for Bankok. Bankok!
When we made that start for Bankok we had been already three months out of London.
This was done, the repairs finished, cargo re- shipped; a new crew came on board, and we went out-- for Bankok. At the end of a week we were back again.
I loved the ship more than ever, and wanted awfully to get to Bankok. To Bankok!
People pointed us out to visitors as 'That 'ere bark that's going to Bankok--has been here six months--put back three times.' On holidays the small boys pulling about in boats would hail, 'Judea, ahoy!' and if a head showed above the rail shouted, 'Where you bound to?-- Bankok?' and jeered.
SHE will never get to Bankok.' 'That's all YOU know about it,' I said scornfully--but I didn't like that proph- ecy at all.
They sent us one all complete from Liverpool, and we left once more--for Bankok.
It is the hurricane month too; but we will just keep her head for Bankok, and fight the fire.
To this end, the company commenced services from from Muan to Osaka, Da Nang and Bankok between April 30 and May 2.
Addressing the participants of Ministerial Dialogue solutions landscape for clean air during 2018 Asia Pacific Clean air Partnership Joint Forum Bankok, Thailand, he said air pollution has no boundaries as pollutants can be mile across state and national boundaries therefore pollutants produced by one country can have adverse impacts on other countries, said a press release received here on Thursday.
(1.) Buatongsri V, Songpaison Y, Hong prasong N, Phantumvanti P, Clark N The distribution of severe periodontitis in urban (Bankok) and rural (payao province) high risk to stress group of this population.