Cooch Behar(redirected from Cooch Behar Town)
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Cooch Be·har(ko͞och′ bə-här′)
A former princely state of northeast India. Once a powerful part of Assam, it came under British rule in 1772.
Cooch Behar(kuːtʃ bɪˈhɑː) or
1. (Placename) a former state of NE India: part of West Bengal since 1950
2. (Placename) a city in India, in NE West Bengal: capital of the former state of Cooch Behar. Pop: 76 812 (2001)
Cooch Be•har(ˌkutʃ bəˈhɑr)
a former state in NE India: now part of West Bengal.