Darjeeling


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Dar·jee·ling 1

or Dar·ji·ling  (där-jē′lĭng)
A town of northeast India in the lower Himalaya Mountains on the Sikkim border. At an altitude of 2,200 m (7,220 ft), it is a popular tourist center with commanding views of Mount Kanchenjunga and Mount Everest.

Dar·jee·ling 2

 (där-jē′lĭng)
n.
A fine variety of black tea grown especially in the northern part of India.

Darjeeling

(dɑːˈdʒiːlɪŋ)
n
1. (Placename) a town in NE India, in West Bengal in the Himalayas, at an altitude of about 2250 m (7500 ft). Pop: 107 530 (2001). Official name: Darjiling
2. (Plants) a high-quality black tea grown in the mountains around Darjeeling

Dar•jee•ling

(dɑrˈdʒi lɪŋ)

n.
1. a town in West Bengal, in NE India: mountain resort. 42,700.
2. a type of tea grown near this town.
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Noun1.Darjeeling - a fine variety of black tea grown in northern India
black tea - fermented tea leaves
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Some of them that fled into Nepaul took me with them, and then afterwards I was up past Darjeeling.
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We have no point left to discuss the issue with them," Gurung told a mammoth gathering in Darjeeling on Tuesday.
Clean Darjeeling, Green Darjeeling' will ensure clean living in Darjeeling with sanitation facilities in homes and community sanitary complexes, solid and liquid waste management, ban on plastic bags, cleaning of springs and roadside plantation," Banerjee said launching the project.
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Darjeeling is a town in the Indian state of West Bengal.
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Touring tea gardens in India's famous Darjeeling hills has got many tourists thinking about a career in the trade.
Hundreds of tourists were forced to leave India's famous Darjeeling hills after fresh demands for a separate state within India for the Gurkhas shut down the hills and its renowned tea industry.
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