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Barisal

(bərĭsäl`), city (1991 pop. 170,232), S Bangladesh, on the Ganges River delta. It is an important river port, a transshipment point for jute and rice, and a market for betel nuts and fish. There are also flour, rice, oilseed, and jute mills. Barisal has 15 colleges affiliated with the Univ. of Dhaka. The "Barisal guns," unexplained sounds resembling distant thunder or cannon, are a curious local phenomenon; they may have a seismic origin.
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of live All abortion- Spontaneous aged 15-44 births related abortions complications Bangladesh 35,601,229 3,551,682 280,453 49,086 Barisal 2,136,760 222,385 8,924 3,982 Chittagong 6,576,957 782,764 40,789 11,561 Dhaka 11,112,599 1,135,043 74,107 13,239 Khulna 4,503,456 327,902 59,851 5,871 Rajshahi 8,979,999 775,913 75,738 9,889 Sylhet 2,291,458 307,675 21,044 4,544 Range of multipliers Division Induced No.
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