Hiroshima

geographical name
Hi·​ro·​shi·​ma | \ ˌhir-ə-ˈshē-mə How to pronounce Hiroshima (audio) , hə-ˈrō-shə-mə\

Definition of Hiroshima

city and port on the Inland Sea in southwestern Honshu, Japan population 1,173,843

Note: Hiroshima was mostly destroyed when the U.S. dropped the first atomic bomb used in warfare on August 6, 1945.

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