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

  • A city of south-central China on the Chang Jiang (Yangtze River). It was the capital of China from 1937 to 1946. Population: 3,930,000.

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  • proper n. A municipality in central China.

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  • n. a city in south-central China on the Chang Jiang; a commercial center for western China

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