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 (ĭn′chŏn′, -chŭn′)


(ˈɪnˈtʃɒn) or


(Placename) a port in W South Korea, on the Yellow Sea: the chief port for Seoul: site of a major strategic amphibious assault by UN troops, liberating Seoul (Sept 15, 1950). Pop: 2 642 000 (2005 est). Former name: Chemulpo



a seaport in W South Korea. 2,307,618. Formerly, Chemulpo.
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Noun1.Inchon - a port city in western South Korea on the Yellow SeaInchon - a port city in western South Korea on the Yellow Sea
Republic of Korea, South Korea - a republic in the southern half of the Korean Peninsula; established in 1948
2.Inchon - a battle in the Korean War (1950); United States forces landed at Inchon
Korean War - a war between North and South Korea; South Korea was aided by the United States and other members of the United Nations; 1950-1953
Republic of Korea, South Korea - a republic in the southern half of the Korean Peninsula; established in 1948
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