Yangon

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geographical name Yan·gon \ ˌyän-ˈgōn \

Definition of Yangon

1 or Rangoon river 25 miles (40 kilometers) long in southern Myanmar (Burma)
Note: The Yangon is the eastern outlet of the Irrawaddy River.
2 or formerly and now unofficially Rangoon city and port on the Yangon River 21 miles (34 kilometers) from its mouth in southern Myanmar (Burma) population 4,477,600
Note: Yangon (Rangoon) is the historic capital of Myanmar (Burma).

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