Definition of Russo-Japanese War in English:

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Russo-Japanese War

Pronunciation: /ˌrəsōˌjapənēz ˈwôr/
A war between the Russian empire and Japan in 1904–05, caused by territorial disputes in Manchuria and Korea. Russia suffered a series of humiliating defeats, and the peace settlement gave Japan the ascendancy in the disputed region.

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Syllabification: Rus·so-Jap·an·ese War

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