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

  • A province of southeast China on the East China Sea and Taiwan Strait. Agriculture and fishing are important to its economy. Fuzhou is the capital. Population: 34,000,000.
  • n. A variety of Chinese spoken in Fujian province, eastern Guangdong province, and Taiwan. Also called Fukien2.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. a province in eastern China


From Mandarin 福建 (Fújiàn) (Wiktionary)



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