Sejong City

geographical name
Se·​jong City | \ ˈsā-ˌjȯŋ How to pronounce Sejong City (audio) \

Definition of Sejong City

planned city 74.5 miles (120 kilometers) southeast of Seoul in northern South Korea population 117,177

Note: Construction of Sejong City began in 2006 for the purpose of housing some of South Korea's government offices.

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“Sejong City.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sejong%20City. Accessed 26 January 2020.

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