a port in N Kerala, in SW India, on the Arabian Sea.
Castes and Tribes of Southern India Edgar Thurston
Rulers of India: Albuquerque Henry Morse Stephens
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 4 Various
Recollections of Thirty-nine Years in the Army Charles Alexander Gordon
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 2 Various
preserved in a can or jar: canned peaches. Informal. recorded: canned music. Informal. prepared in advance: a canned speech. Slang. drunk. to be able to; have the ability, power, or skill to: She can solve the problem easily, I’m sure. to know how to: He can play chess, although he’s not particularly good at it. […]
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fuel packaged to be used in small cans for heating, as with chafing dishes or in portable stoves.