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

  • A province of eastern China bordering on the Yellow Sea. Densely populated and highly industrialized, it became a separate province in the 18th century. Nanjing is the capital. Population: 73,000,000.

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  • proper n. A province in eastern China.

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Examples

  • Wen's reform remarks made the front pages of the Modern Express in Jiangsu province, the Xiaoxiang Morning Post in Hunan province, the Beijing News and China Youth Daily.

    Party meeting begins in Beijing amid increasing dissent over human rights

  • The venture will also build a plant in Jiangsu to develop offshore wind turbines.

    GE Expands in China

  • More than 1,000 companies are already in the e-bike business in China, with many of them clustered in the eastern coastal provinces such as Jiangsu and Zhejiang, which both border Shanghai.

    My Sinchew -

  • Reuters A woman worked at a vegetable garden next a canal in Kunshan, China's Jiangsu province, on Sept. 5.

    China Inflation Moderated in August

  • Associated Press A girl stands next to a lantern store in Nanjing, in China's Jiangsu province.

    Asia in Pictures

  • ChinaFotoPress/ZUMApress.com Excavator carries rare earth at Lianyungang dock on October 31, 2010 in Lianyungang, Jiangsu province of China.

    A Rare-Earths Opportunity

  • The son of the textile tycoon Tang Hsiang Chien rooted in Jiangsu's Wuxi city, Tang's political life has been helped by his family's affiliation with the Party, namely the Shanghai Clique.

    China's Power Shuffle Clouds HK's Future

  • In January, the company bought two plots of land in Suzhou, in eastern China's Jiangsu province, for 2.91 billion yuan in a land auction.

    Wharf Seeks $3.1 Billion in Rights Offering

  • Autos Dutch car maker Spyker Cars, which owns troubled Swedish car maker Saab Automobile, is in funding talks with Chinese companies Great Wall Motor, China Youngman Automobile Group and Jiangsu Yueda Group about possible investments, according to people familiar with the situation.

    Business Watch

  • Sean Yong/Reuters GRATEFUL FOR THE GRID: A worker walked across wooden boards laid over scaffolding at a construction site in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, China, Friday.

    Photos of the Day: April 29

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