ambon

[am-bon]

Ambon

[ahm-bawn]
noun
  1. an island in the central Moluccas, in E Indonesia. 314 sq. mi. (813 sq. km).
  2. a seaport on this island.
Also Amboina.
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Ambon

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