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Line breaks: Phu¦ket
Pronunciation: /puːˈkɛt

Definition of Phuket in English:

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

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