Main definitions of Indus in English

: Indus1Indus2

Indus1

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Pronunciation /ˈindəs/ /ˈɪndəs/

proper noun

  • A river in southern Asia, about 1,800 miles (2,900 km) long, that flows from Tibet through Kashmir and Pakistan to the Arabian Sea. Along its valley an early civilization flourished from c.2600 to 1760 BC.

Pronunciation

Indus

/ˈindəs/ /ˈɪndəs/

Main definitions of Indus in English

: Indus1Indus2

Indus2

(also Indi)

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Pronunciation /ˈindəs/ /ˈɪndəs/

proper noun

Astronomy
  • An inconspicuous southern constellation (the Indian), between Capricornus and Pavo.

adjective

Astronomy
postpositive
  • Used with preceding Greek letter or numeral to designate a star in the Indus constellation.

    ‘the star Alpha Indi’

Origin

Latin. Indi is the Latin genitive form of Indus.

Pronunciation

Indus

/ˈindəs/ /ˈɪndəs/