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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • A city of southeast China on the Gan River southeast of Wuhan. It is the capital of Jiangxi province.

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  • noun A city in southeastern China; capital of Jiangxi Province.

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  • noun a walled city in southeastern China on the Gan Jiang
  • noun a walled city in southeastern China on the Gan Jiang

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Examples

  • We were taken to see the Forbidden City, Great Wall, and Tiananmen Square all in one day before we left for Nanchang, which is closer — but still three hours away — to where my daughter had been living in the countryside.

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  • We were taken to see the Forbidden City, Great Wall, and Tiananmen Square all in one day before we left for Nanchang, which is closer — but still three hours away — to where my daughter had been living in the countryside.

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  • China Daily/Reuters Fire fighters cleared up a residential area after a fire in Nanchang, China's Jiangxi province, Thursday.

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  • "The previous method of relying mainly on new bank lending as a gauge of total credit issuance is not scientific because the share of direct financing via stock listings and bond sales is on the rise," Gao Xiaoqiong, president of the PBOC's Nanchang Branch, told Dow Jones Newswires on the sidelines of China's annual legislative meetings.

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  • Fuzhou, located south of the provincial capital Nanchang, sits in a mining-intensive region and is within a few hours drive of some of China's largest fireworks makers.

    China Explosions Kill Two

  • Zhou Ke/Xinhua/Zuma Press A woman guessed the answers to riddles in Nanchang, east China's Jiangxi province, Saturday.

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  • Prices in cities further inland like Nanchang, Urumqi, Changsha and Luoyang recorded on-year price gains of above 8% in June.

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  • Nanchang, a city in southeastern China, attempted last month to ban indoor smoking in all public places, restaurants, bars and offices.

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  • The company manages nearly 70 hotels with almost 20,000 rooms in key commercial and tourist cities, such as Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Nanchang, Chengdu and Kunming, according to its website.

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  • To celebrate the festival, about 10,000 riddles were put up in Libu Lake Park in Nanchang on Saturday.

    Celebrating the Lantern Festival

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