Iwo Jima definition

  • others:
    • the greatest for the Volcano Islands of Japan inside northwest Pacific Ocean east of Taiwan. The island ended up being the scene of extreme fighting during World War II.
  • proper-noun:
    • A volcanic island in Japan’s Ogasawara Islands chain, officially called Iōtō in Japanese.
    • A volcanic area found in the Satsunan Shoto, an island group south of Kyushu, also known as Satsuma Iojima.
    • A decisive struggle during World War II.
  • noun:
    • the biggest of Volcano isles of Japan
    • a bloody and prolonged procedure regarding area of Iwo Jima in which American marines arrived and defeated Japanese defenders (February and March 1945)

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