Cam Ranh Bay

geographical name \ ˈkäm-ˈrän \

Definition of Cam Ranh Bay

inlet of the South China Sea in southeastern Vietnam about 180 miles (290 kilometers) northeast of Ho Chi Minh City
Note: The United States had a major military base on Cam Ranh Bay during the Vietnam War.

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