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 (bĕn-gôl′, bĕng-, bĕn′gəl, bĕng′-)
A region of eastern India and Bangladesh. It was a province of India until 1947, when the eastern part became East Pakistan, and later (1971) Bangladesh, and the western section was included in independent India.

Ben′ga·lese′ (bĕn′gə-lēz′, -lēs′, bĕng′-) adj. & n.
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nBengale m, → Bengalin f
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He had enlisted in the Bengalese Corps of Engineers, and distinguished himself in several affairs; but this soldier's life had not exactly suited him; caring but little for command, he had not been fond of obeying.
Three Amazon parrots, six cockatiels, one rosella, 10 quails, one barn owl, a black capped caique, 15 lovebirds (that odd number sounds uncomfortable), many Bengalese and zebra finches, canaries, a ring-necked parakeet and 40 budgies."
RAWALPINDI -- The district administration along with police sealed 4 offices of Building Resources across Communities, a Bengalese NGO, under National Action Plan, official sources said on Saturday.
Of these, about 167,000 are Mugs, 40,000 are Burmese, 20,000 are Mussulmans, 10,000 are Kyens, 5,000 are Bengalese, 3,000 are Toungmroos, 2,000 are Kemees, 1,250 are Karens, and the remainder are of various races, in smaller number."
Noting that Bengalese is the first nation in the world who sacrificed their lives for their mother tongue, he said the contribution of the martyrs didn't go in vain as some 193 countries across the world now observe the 21st February as the International Mother Language Day.
The Bengalese had little representation in the civil-military bureaucracy, the professions, or the entrepreneurial class.' The issue of national integration, which since the inception of Pakistan remained unresolved, deepened the feelings of Bengali nationalism ultimately leading to the breakup of the country.
A dose-response trial was conducted whereby 10, 30, and 50 mg/kg alfaxalone was administered subcutaneously to 10 Bengalese finches (Lonchura domestica) in a randomized complete crossover study design.
Several crew members, including 30 Iranians and two Bengalese, have gone missing after two vessels collided off China's East Coast, Chinese Ministry of Transport announced on Sunday.
Additionally, the non-Hispanic Asian group [Far East Asia, Southeast Asia, or South Asia/ the Indian subcontinent (NCHS 2013)] was subdivided into Chinese (Chinese and Taiwanese), Asian Indian (Asian Indian, Bengalese, Bharat, Dravidian, East Indian, and Goanese), and Other Asians based on the answer to DMQ.336 in the NHANES's survey questionnaire.
Based on this hypothesis, it is possible to explain, for example, the different levels of CORT recorded in the Bengalese finch (Lonchura striata var.
8 (Petra)--Labor Minister Ali Ghezawi on Monday met with Bengalese Minister Expatriates' Welfare and Overseas Employment Nurul Islam for talks on labor cooperation between the two countries, as well as issues of common interest.