Xiamen

geographical name
Xia·​men | \ ˈshyä-ˈmən How to pronounce Xiamen (audio) \
variants: or Hsia-men or traditionally in English Amoy \ ä-​ˈmȯi How to pronounce Xiamen (audio) , a-​ , ə-​ \

Definition of Xiamen

city and port on two islands in Taiwan Strait in the province of Fujian, southeastern China population 3,325,000

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“Xiamen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Xiamen. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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