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ˈɪn dəsIndus

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Indusnoun

    a faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Tucana

  2. Indus, Indus Rivernoun

    an Asian river that rises in Tibet and flows through northern India and then southwest through Kashmir and Pakistan to the Arabian Sea

    "the valley of the Indus was the site of an early civilization"


  1. Indus

    Indus is a constellation in the southern sky. Created in the late sixteenth century, it represents an Indian, a word that could refer at the time to any native of Asia or the Americas.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Indus

    a great river of India, 1800 m. long; rises in Thibet, on the N. of the Himalayas, flows NW. through Cashmere, then SW. through the Punjab and Sind to the sea; its upper course is through great gorges and very rapid, but after the entrance of the Kabul River its way lies through arid plains, and it is navigable; after receiving the Panjnad its volume decreases through evaporation and the sinking of some of the many streams into which it divides in the sand; on one of the branches of the delta stands the thriving port of Kurrachee.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Indus in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Indus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Indus in a Sentence

  1. Vagheesh Narasimhan:

    About two-thirds to three-fourths of the ancestry of all modern South Asians comes from a population group related to that of this Indus Valley individual.

  2. Muhammad Saeed:

    Pakistan lacks a water recharge system in the area, as we cannot get water from the Sutlej and Beas rivers under the Indus Water Treaty with India.

  3. Jonathan Mark Kenoyer:

    So whatever we do have from cemeteries is not representative of the ancient populations of the Indus cities, but only of one part of one community living in these cities.

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    out of condition; not strong or robust; incapable of exertion or endurance
    • A. dicotyledonous
    • B. lank
    • C. flabby
    • D. currish

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