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

  • A city of extreme northeast China east-northeast of Harbin. It is an industrial center and a river port. Population: 591,000.

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  • proper n. a city in Heilongjiang province, China.

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Examples

  • Back in Thailand I signed a contract for a school in Jiamusi which is right in the north of China.

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  • Xinhua/Zuma Press People dug up a car trapped in snow in Jiamusi, northeast China's Heilongjiang province, Monday.

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  • The International Herald Tribune reports that factory worker Yang Chunlin was arrested after he gathered 10,000 signatures for a petition demanding property rights for farmers in the northeastern city of Jiamusi.

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  • Founded in 2004 and based in Jiamusi City, the Company owns and operates two farms in Heilongjiang Province with an aggregate annual capacity of over 11,000 breeding hogs.

  • The victims received treatment when the train stopped in the city of Jiamusi, but the report did not say how serious their injuries were.

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  • Reuters World Bank President Robert Zoellick, left, and China's Deputy Finance Minister Li Yong inspect a paddy field at a farm in Jiamusi, Heilongjiang province, on Sunday.

    Inflation Is China's Top Concern, World Bank Chief Says

  • So ... now I have the recruiter asking me if I am serious about this position still and that I should still arrive in Jiamusi to start work by Wednesday and that she will try and get the documents early and I should book a meeting with the embassy (and for what date exactly???) she also believes that I should go to the embassy on a Sunday to get them processed (does anyone know of any embassy in the world that is open on a Sunday??) and the last piece of wisdom from this recruiter, I should just go to the embassy on Tuesday then fly to Jiamusi that night (because clearly I can get a visa processed in a few hours).

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  • No. 188 Xuefu Street Jiamusi, Heilongjiang, China No. 86 Heping Street North Jiamusi, Heilongjiang, China

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