[Chinese puhng-hoo] /Chinese ˈpʌŋˈhu/

a group of small islands off the coast of SE China, in the Taiwan Strait: controlled by Taiwan. About 50 sq. mi. (130 sq. km).
transliteration of the Chinese name for the Pescadores


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