Ambon

geographical name
Am·​bon | \ äm-ˈbȯn How to pronounce Ambon (audio) , ˈam-ˌbän\
variants: or Amboina \ am-​ˈbȯi-​nə How to pronounce Amboina (audio) \

Definition of Ambon

1 island of eastern Indonesia in the Moluccas south of Ceram area 314 square miles (816 square kilometers)
2 city and port on a bay of the Banda Sea on Ambon Island population 276,955

Other Words from Ambon

Ambonese \ ˌam-​bə-​ˈnēz How to pronounce Ambonese (audio) , -​ˈnēs \ or less commonly Amboinese \ ˌam-​ˌboi-​ˈnēz How to pronounce Amboinese (audio) , -​ˈnēs , am-​ˈbȯi-​ˌnēz , -​ˌnēs \ adjective or noun

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ambon

noun
am·​bon | \ ˈam-ˌbän How to pronounce ambon (audio) \
variants: also ambo \ -​ˌbō How to pronounce ambo (audio) \
plural ambones\ am-​ˈbō-​(ˌ)nēz How to pronounce ambones (audio) \

Medical Definition of ambon

: the fibrocartilaginous ring around an articular cavity

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