Panmunjom

geographical name Pan·mun·jom \ˌpän-ˌmu̇n-ˈjəm\
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Panmunjeom

\ˌpän-ˌmu̇n-ˈjəm\play

Definition of Panmunjom

  1. village in the demilitarized zone on the North Korea—South Korea border southeast of the city of Kaesong, North Korea Panmunjom was the site of Korean War truce talks from 1951 to 1953.


PANMUNJOM Defined for English Language Learners

Panmunjom

geographical name Pan·mun·jom \ˌpän-ˌmu̇n-ˈjəm\

Definition of Panmunjom for English Language Learners

  • : village on the border between North Korea and South Korea


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