Definition of Phnom Penh in English:

Phnom Penh

Syllabification: Phnom Penh
Pronunciation: /(pə)ˌnäm ˈpen
 
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  • The capital of Cambodia, a port at the junction of the Mekong and Tonlé Sap rivers; population 1,438,300 (est. 2009). Between 1975 and 1979, the Khmer Rouge forced a great many of its inhabitants (then 2.5 million) to leave the city and resettle in the country.

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