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Kutch

 (kŭch)

Kutch

(kʌtʃ) or

Cutch

n
1. (Placename) a former state of W India, on the Gulf of Kutch (an inlet of the Arabian Sea): part of Gujarat state since 1960
2. (Placename) Rann of Kutch an extensive salt waste in W central India, and S Pakistan: consists of the Great Rann in the north and the Little Rann in the southeast; seasonal alternation between marsh and desert; some saltworks. In 1968 an international tribunal awarded about 10 per cent of the border area to Pakistan. Area: 23 000 sq km (9000 sq miles)

Kutch

or Cutch

(kʌtʃ)

n.
1. a former state in W India, now part of Gujarat state.
2. Rann of (rʌn) a salt marsh NE of this area. 9000 sq. mi. (23,310 sq. km).
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Noun1.kutch - tannin extract derived from any of several mangrove barks of Pacific areas
tannic acid, tannin - any of various complex phenolic substances of plant origin; used in tanning and in medicine
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The entire area of Kutch has been put on a high alert after information about a potential terrorist attack in the region, police said on Wednesday.
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IANS Gandhinagar Six people were killed in a clash that broke out between two OBC communities in Chasra village in Mundra taluka (tehsil) late on Tuesday night, police said today, adding security has been beefed up in the desert district of Kutch. Minister of State for Home Pradeepsinh Jadeja said on Wednesday that one company each of the State Reserve Police Force (SRPF) has been deployed at Mundra and Anjar, while Gandhidham and Bhachau are being overseen by a deputy superintendent of police and his team.
Migratory sheep from Gujarat's Kutch region drink water from a pond along the Sanand-Nalsarovar road near Mankol village, some 55 kms from Ahmedabad.
Rescue operations gained momentum on Sunday as the rains took a break after lashing several parts of the state, especially Saurashtra and Kutch, throwing normal life out of gear and leaving thousands stranded in flood waters.
[UKPRwire, Fri Dec 30 2016] Rann Utsav is a celebration of life, festivities and culture of Kutch and Gujarat.
Mumbai: The RBI imposed a monetary penalty of Rs5.00 lakh on the The Kutch Mercantile Co-operative Bank Ltd., Rapar, Dist.
Cases have been reported from more than 20 of the 33 districts in the state, while the desert district of Kutch and Ahmedabad remain the worst hit.
AHMEDABAD -- Reciprocating Pakistan's gesture, India today released 32 Pakistani fishermen lodged in Kutch district and they were already on their way to Wagah border in Punjab to return to their country.
By QUETTA, July 06, 2011 (Balochistan Times): At least five FC personnel were killed and six sustained injuries when some unknown militants targeted the FC convoy with remote control device here on road in Gormazai, district Kutch on Tuesday.
The documented historical and latest seismicity record shows the presence of various seismic zones such as Pab fault, Ornach Nal fault, Kutch fault and Surjan- Jhimpir faults.