Hiroshima

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geographical name Hi·ro·shi·ma \ˌhir-ə-ˈshē-mə, hə-ˈrō-shə-mə\

Definition of Hiroshima

  1. city and port on the Inland Sea in southwestern Honshu, Japan population 1,173,843 Hiroshima was mostly destroyed when the U.S. dropped the first atomic bomb used in warfare on August 6, 1945.


HIROSHIMA Defined for English Language Learners

Hiroshima

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geographical name Hi·ro·shi·ma \ˌhir-ə-ˈshē-mə, hə-ˈrō-shə-mə\

Definition of Hiroshima for English Language Learners

  • : city in Japan



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