Axum

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Ax·um

 (äk′so͞om′)
See Aksum.

Axum

(ˈɑːksʊm)
n
(Placename) a variant spelling of Aksum

Ak•sum

or Ax•um

(ˈɑk sʊm)

n.
a town in N Ethiopia: the capital of an ancient kingdom 1st to c7th centuries b.c.
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