trincomali

Trincomalee

[tring-koh-muh-lee]
noun
a seaport in E Sri Lanka.
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Trincomalee (ˌtrɪŋkəʊməˈliː)
 
n
a port in NE Sri Lanka, on the Bay of Trincomalee (an inlet of the Bay of Bengal); British naval base until 1957: a centre of conflict in the insurgency by the Tamil Tigers (LTTE). Pop: 44 313 (1981 census); more recent official figures are not available

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