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

  • A city of east-central China on the northern bank of the Chang Jiang (Yangtze River) estuary east of Nanjing. It is an industrial center. Population: 538,000.

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  • n. A prefecture-level city in Jiangsu Province, China

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Examples

  • Zuma Press A Chinese worker hoists coils of copper tubes at a copper products plant in Nantong city, Jiangsu province, China.

    Commodities Gain As Fears Over Japan Ease

  • Zuma Press A copper-products plant in Nantong, China: The metal bounced back from recent lows.

    It's Not the End of the World as We Know It

  • Imaginechina/Zuma Press A Chinese factory worker monitors the production of coiled copper tubes at a copper products plant in Nantong city.

    Warning Signs for Copper Market

  • Aecom: The Sutong Bridge, the world's longest cable-stayed bridge, which connects Suzhou and Nantong, China, across the Yangtze River

    Tishman, Aecom Projects

  • Chinese factory workers manufacture solar-power panels at a plant in Nantong, in Jiangsu province.

    Policy Change in China Could Boost Solar Sector

  • Gold bracelets are displayed at a shop in Nantong, China, last month.

    'It's a Bizarre Move': Gold Soars in a Quick Updraft

  • In spring 1979, Willow participated in her first archaeological field investigation with her classmates in Nantong, Jiangsu Province, along the north bank of the Yangtze River.

    Digging Up China's Best Exhibitions

  • But the top story in some Chinese newspapers was the completion of two more than 30-km long bridges: one linking Nantong and Shanghai, and the other spanning the Hangzhou Bay.

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  • Our previously announced flake and tow expansion at our China venture in Nantong remains on track for startup in the later part of next year.

  • Actual results could differ materially from the expectations reflected in such forward-looking statements as a result of a variety of factors, including the risks associated with the effect of changing economic conditions in The People's Republic of China, the impact from the transfer of the equity ownership in its Nantong Joint Venture subsidiary, and the inability of the Company to reach a satisfactory agreement with the Nantong management team.

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