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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a part of the former Indian province of Bengal: now coextensive with Bangladesh.
Category: Geography (places)
Ref: Compare Bengal (def. 1). 1
East Bengal was the name used during two periods in the 20th century for a territory that roughly corresponded to the modern state of Bangladesh. Both instances involved a violent partition of Bengal.
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