Zamboanga

geographical name
Zam·​bo·​an·​ga | \ ˌzam-bō-ˈäŋ-gə How to pronounce Zamboanga (audio) \

Definition of Zamboanga

city and port on a strait that connects Moro Gulf with the Sulu Sea on the southwest coast of Mindanao, Philippines population 442,000

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