Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • An arm of the Indian Ocean between Madagascar and the mainland of southeast Africa.

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  • U.S. intelligence had observed a cove with considerable activity on the island of Koh Tang, a small five-mile long island about 35 miles off the coast of Cambodia southwest of the city of Sihanoukville (Kampong Saom), and believed that some of the crew might be held there.

    Marshall, Danny G.

  • Ports and harbors: Kampong Saom (Sihanoukville), Kampot, Krong

    The 1999 CIA Factbook

  • (in particular, destruction of mangrove swamps threatens natural fisheries); soil erosion; in rural areas, a majority of the population does not have access to potable water; toxic waste delivery from Taiwan sparked unrest in Kampong Saom (Sihanoukville) in December 1998

    The 2001 CIA World Factbook

  • Ports and harbors: Kampong Saom (Sihanoukville), Kampot, Krong Kaoh

    The 2001 CIA World Factbook

  • Volendam's three 14-day Far East Discovery voyages sail between Hong Kong and Singapore and feature port calls at Koh Samui and Bangkok (overnight), Thailand ; Sihanoukville (Kampong Saom), Cambodia , and Phu My ( Ho Chi Minh City ), Nha Trang , Da Nang , and Halong Bay, Vietnam .

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