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

  • A city of south-central China west-northwest of Chongqing. Founded before 770 B.C., it is one of China's oldest cities. Population: 2,340,000.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A sub-provincial city in southwest China; capital of Sichuan Province.


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