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Xiamen

[shyah-mœn] /ˈʃyɑˈmœn/
noun, Pinyin.
1.
an island near the Chinese mainland in the Taiwan Strait.
2.
a seaport on this island.
Also, Hsiamen.
Also called Amoy.
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Xiamen

/ˈʃjɑːˈmɛn/
noun
1.
a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Amoy
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