indus indus  /ˈɪn dəs/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a faint constellation in the southern hemisphere near Telescopium and Tucana
  2. (n) an Asian river that rises in Tibet and flows through northern India and then southwest through Kashmir and Pakistan to the Arabian Sea

Usage(s):

  1. As one of the world's leading indus trial nations, Japan has smarted at be ing kept out of the exclusive club of industrially advanced countries: the Organization for.
  2. PTI meant no dispraise to able President Keller or to the auto indus try.
  3. As one of the world's leading indus trial nations, Japan has smarted at be ing kept out of the exclusive club of industrially advanced countries: the Organization for.

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  1. "The Indus Water Treaty will be implemented in letter and spirit. It is the obligation of the Government of India. And we (will) invite the Indus Water Commissioner soon after Eid to look after the situation," Singh told President Zardari on the...
    on Sep 24, 2008 By: Manmohan Singh Source: Associated Press of Pakistan

  2. "It is difficult to say how Sarasvati came to be deified. The river was worshipped as a goddess as early as in the Rig Veda, but the Indus, which is equally important as a river, never enters the pantheon. I assume that many of the 'rishis' (seers)...
    on Jun 11, 2010 By: Michel Danino Source: Thaindian.com

  3. Reacting to criticism against him for highlighting his Sindhi origin and wearing a Sindhi cap during his Afghanistan visit, Zardari said, "The pranksters masquerading as political actors don't know that Sindhu (Indus) is today's Pakistan," he said.
    on Nov 25, 2009 By: Asif Ali Zardari Source: Daily Times

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