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Phuket

Syllabification: Phu·ket
Pronunciation: /po͞oˈket
 
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Definition of Phuket in English:

1An island in Thailand, located at the head of the Strait of Malacca off the western coast of the Malay Peninsula.
2A port at the south end of Phuket Island, a major resort center and outlet to the Indian Ocean.

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