Chemulpo


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Chemulpo

(ˌtʃɛmʊlˈpəʊ)
n
(Placename) a former name of Inchon

In•chon

(ˈɪnˈtʃɒn)

n.
a seaport in W South Korea. 2,307,618. Formerly, Chemulpo.
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Noun1.Chemulpo - a port city in western South Korea on the Yellow SeaChemulpo - 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
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In the 19th century, one of the main concerns for Westerners (as well as Koreans) traveling from Chemulpo (Incheon) to Seoul was arriving before the city gates closed for the evening.
I might not be able to walk the twenty li into Chemulpo city [Incheon]
Stepping off the steamer at Chemulpo (modern-day Incheon) she found a port devoid of the Qing Chinese presence which had long directly overseen Korean affairs.