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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 Ja·mai·ca /ʤəˈmekə/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ja·mai·ca n. One of the West Indian islands.
 Jamaica ginger, a variety of ginger, called also white ginger, prepared in Jamaica from the best roots, which are deprived of their epidermis and dried separately.
 Jamaica pepper, allspice.
 Jamaica rose Bot., a West Indian melastomaceous shrub (Blakea trinervis), with showy pink flowers.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a country on the island of Jamaica; became independent of
           England in 1962; much poverty; the major industry is
      2: an island in the West Indies south of Cuba and west of Haiti