Chenab


Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Chenab: Sutlej

Che·nab

 (chə-näb′)
A river, about 975 km (605 mi) long, of northern India and eastern Pakistan. It is one of the five rivers of the Punjab.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Chenab

(tʃɪˈnæb)
n
(Placename) a river rising in the Himalayas and flowing southwest to the Sutlej River in Pakistan. Length: 1087 km (675 miles)
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

Che•nab

(tʃɪˈnɑb)

n.
a river in S Asia, flowing SW from N India to the Sutlej River in E Pakistan. ab. 675 mi. (1085 km) long.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
SIALKOT -- There is no let-up in the worries of the visitors as they are continuously being fleeced by the contractors who are still collecting entry fees from the people at the banks of River Chenab near famous picnic spot Head Marala here.
SIALKOT -- :The local flood department on Monday said that River Chenab was flowing in low flood at Head Marala.
On Saturday, the Flood Forecasting Division (FFD) of Pakistan Meteorological Department issued warning of a 'high to very high' flood for 10 nullahs of the rivers Ravi and Chenab. 'According to the latest hydro-meteorological numerals prediction models and current satellite and radar network of the Pakistan Meteorological Department, moderate to heavy rainfall is expected over the catchment areas of the nullahs of Rivers Ravi and Chenab during the next 48 hours,' the FFD said in its advisory.
PMD Radars Network is exposing light rain in upper catchment areas of Beas, Ravi and Chenab. River Sutlej at G.
LAHORE -- The flood control room on Friday notified that water inflow in the river Chenab has been recorded at 140,000 cusecs and emission at 120,000 cusecs which resulted in acute destruction of corn and sugarcane crops in nearby fields.
LAHORE -- The authorities have issued alert about flooding in Chenab and local nullahs after India released water in Nullah Dek.
SIALKOT: The water level in River Chenab, River Tavi and River Jammu at Head Marala-Sialkot was recorded as 85094 cusecs, 3808 cusecs and 1405 cusecs, respectively
flood warning: The district administration has put all the concerned departments on high alert following the low-level flood warning in the River Chenab at Head Marala on Monday.
ISLAMABAD -- India has accepted Pakistan's request to inspect the projects on Chenab river, paving way for an apparent effort to resolve the longstanding water issue between the two neighbouring countries.
Police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested a gang who manufacturing contaminated cocking oil through bones and cholesterol of dead animals near Upper Chenab Canal in the jurisdiction of Airport Police Station.
Very high flood level is expected from September 23 in River Chenab at Marala and downstream, River Jhelum at Mangla, Rivers Ravi and Sutlej along with associated nullahs of Rivers Chenab and Ravi," the FFD said in a statement issued on Saturday.
Islamabad was unable to convince New Delhi to abandon or modify water sector projects design that are being constructed on River Chenab by the Modi-led Indian government.