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Cam Ranh Bay

Syllabification: Cam Ranh Bay
Pronunciation: /ˌkam ˌrän ˈbā
 
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Definition of Cam Ranh Bay in English:

An inlet of the South China Sea, in south central Vietnam. It has been a major base for France, Japan, the former Soviet Union, and the US, which had a major installation here during the Vietnam War.

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