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Da Nang

or Da·nang  (də-năng′, dä′näng′)
A city of central Vietnam on the South China Sea. Called Tourane during the period of French colonization of Indochina, it was the site of an important US military base during the Vietnam War.

Da Nang

(ˌdɑː ˈnæŋ)
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(Placename) a port in central Vietnam, on the South China Sea. Pop: 448 000 (2005 est). Former name: Tourane
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