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Xiamen

geographical name Xia·men \ˈshyä-ˈmən\\ä-ˈmȯi, a-, ə-\

Definition of Xiamen

  1. city & port SE China in S Fujian on two islands pop 308,000



Variants of xiamen

or Hsia–men play \ˈshyä-ˈmən\ or Amoy play \ä-ˈmȯi, a-, ə-\

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