ambon

[ am-bon ]
/ ˈæm bɒn /
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noun, plural am·bo·nes [am-boh-neez] /æmˈboʊ niz/.


Nearby words

  1. ambo-,
  2. amboceptor,
  3. amboina,
  4. amboina wood,
  5. amboise,
  6. ambones,
  7. ambonese,
  8. ambosexual,
  9. amboyna,
  10. ambrette

Ambon

[ ahm-bawn ]
/ ˈɑm bɔn /

noun

an island in the central Moluccas, in E Indonesia. 314 sq. mi. (813 sq. km).
a seaport on this island.
Also Amboina.

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Ambon

/ (ˈɑːmbɔːn) /

noun

Also: Amboina an island in Indonesia, in the Moluccas. Capital: Amboina. Area: 1000 sq km (386 sq miles)
Also: Amboina (æmˈbɔɪnə) a port in the Moluccas, the capital of Ambon (Amboina) island
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