Bay of Bengal


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Noun1.Bay of Bengal - an arm of the Indian Ocean to the east of IndiaBay of Bengal - an arm of the Indian Ocean to the east of India
Andaman Sea - part of the Bay of Bengal to the west of the Malay Peninsula
Indian Ocean - the 3rd largest ocean; bounded by Africa on the west, Asia on the north, Australia on the east and merging with the Antarctic Ocean to the south
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Golf von Bengalen
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The greatest number in my experience was a hundred and thirty of such crosses from the pilot station at the Sand Heads in the Bay of Bengal to the Scilly's light.
The 27th of January, at the entrance of the vast Bay of Bengal, we met repeatedly a forbidding spectacle, dead bodies floating on the surface of the water.
We were now bound to the Gulf of Persia, and from thence to the coast of Coromandel, only to touch at Surat; but the chief of the supercargo's design lay at the Bay of Bengal, where, if he missed his business outward-bound, he was to go out to China, and return to the coast as he came home.
'Andaman Islands, situated 340 miles to the north of Sumatra, in the Bay of Bengal.' Hum!
Yesterday's monsoon low over Northern Bay of Bengal has moved Westwards and lies over Northwestern Bay of Bengal.
IMD also stated that a low-pressure area is likely to develop over the north Bay of Bengal and the adjoining areas during the next 24 hours as a cyclonic circulation has formed in the area
Moderate moist currents from Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal are penetrating into upper parts of the country upto 5000 feet.
The Met Office said that monsoon low pressure has developed over the northwest Bay of Bengal and nearby areas and is likely to move westwards and reach Rajasthan, India, on Thursday.
Met office informed that a well marked monsoon low pressure has formed over North Bay of Bengal and its adjoining areas.
Monsoon currents from Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal are penetrating upper and central parts of the country.
Maritime ports of Chattogram, Cox's Bazar, Mongla and Payra have been advised to keep hoisted local cautionary signal number three as deep conviction is continuing over North Bay owing to the influence of a low over northwest Bay of Bengal and adjoining coastal areas, reports BSS.
The coastguard intercepted seven women and 10 men who had fled refugee camps in Saint Martin's Island in the Bay of Bengal on a boat set to make its way to Malaysia late on Friday, coastguard official Fayezul Islam Mandal said.