Iwo Jima

geographical name
Iwo Ji·ma | \ˌē-(ˌ)wō-ˈjē-mə \
variants: or Io To \ˌē-(ˌ)ō-ˈtō \ or Io Jima

Definition of Iwo Jima 

island in the western Pacific, one of the Volcano Islands of Japan area 8 square miles (21 square kilometers)

Note: Iwo Jima was the scene of fierce fighting towards the end of World War II.

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