Siem Reap

geographical name
Si·​em Re·​ap | \ ˌsē-əm-ˈrē-əp How to pronounce Siem Reap (audio) \
variants: or Siĕmréab \ ˌsē-​əm-​ˈrē-​əb How to pronounce Siĕmréab (audio) \

Definition of Siem Reap

town just north of the northwestern end of Tonle Sap in northwestern Cambodia population 169,000

Note: Siem Reap is the gateway for visitors to Angkor.

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

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