HyperDic: korea

English > 1 sense of the word Korea:
NOUNlocationKorea, Korean Peninsula, Dae-Han-Min-Gook, Han-Gookan Asian peninsula (off Manchuria) separating the Yellow Sea and the Sea of Japan
Korea > pronunciation
Soundskaoriy'ah; kerriy'ah; kriy'ah
RhymesAbyssinia ... zinnia: 217 rhymes with iyah...
English > Korea: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningAn Asian peninsula (off Manchuria) separating the Yellow Sea and the Sea of Japan; the Korean name is Dae-Han-Min-Gook or Han-Gook.
SynonymsKorean Peninsula, Dae-Han-Min-Gook, Han-Gook
InstancesChosenThe name for Korea as a Japanese province (1910-1945)
Instance ofpeninsulaA large mass of land projecting into a body of water
Part ofAsiaThe largest continent with 60% of the earth's population
PartsNorth Korea, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, D.P.R.K., DPRKA communist country in the northern half of the Korean Peninsula
South Korea, Republic of KoreaA republic in the southern half of the Korean Peninsula
Region ofChino-Japanese War, Sino-Japanese WarA war between China and Japan (1894 and 1895) over the control of the Korean Peninsula
Korean WarA war between North and South Korea
SpanishCorea, Korea, Península de Corea
CatalanCorea, Península de Corea
AdjectivesKoreanof or relating to or characteristic of Korea or its people or language

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