Definitions

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

  • A city of southern China southwest of Hong Kong on the eastern coast of the Leizhou Peninsula.

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Examples

  • When I got back from my trip down the Yangtze, I learned that my year was being sent in October to a port in the south called Zhanjiang to practice our English with foreign sailors.

    Wild Swans

  • When I got back from my trip down the Yangtze, I learned that my year was being sent in October to a port in the south called Zhanjiang to practice our English with foreign sailors.

    WILD SWANS THREE DAUGHTERS OF CHINA

  • When I got back from my trip down the Yangtze, I learned that my year was being sent in October to a port in the south called Zhanjiang to practice our English with foreign sailors.

    Wild Swans

  • Baoshan Iron & Steel was up 2.2% after the China Daily reported Tuesday the company will build a plant in the southern Guangdong province port city of Zhanjiang this year.

    Indian Shares Tumble, Leading Asian Swoon

  • Kuwait is due to supply the crude oil for the Zhanjiang facility, in which Kuwait Petroleum Corp. and Sinopec will each hold a 50% stake.

    China Approves Kuwaiti Refinery

  • Ms. Peng admitted that she was unimpressed with the future leader when the two met in 1986, because he looked "rustic and old," according to an article in the Zhanjiang Evening News in 2007 that was widely copied on the Chinese Internet but has since been mostly deleted.

    Famous First Lady-to-Be Steps Out of Xi's Spotlight

  • It includes a refinery with a capacity of 300,000 barrels a day in the city of Zhanjiang in Guangdong province and an ethylene plant with a capacity of a million tons a year, along with related utilities, jetties and oil pipelines, according to previous comments from government and company officials involved in the talks.

    China Approves Kuwaiti Refinery

  • China gave final approval to Kuwait to build an oil refinery as part of a $9 billion project in the city of Zhanjiang in Guangdong province in a joint venture with China Petroleum & Chemical, said a person familiar with the decision.

    Business Watch

  • A handful of Chinese port operators—including the ports of Qingdao and Dongjiakou in Shandong province and Zhanjiang in southern Guangdong province—have been renovating or building new berths to accommodate VLOCs.

    China Gets Tough on Superships

  • As with the company's first international project in the Zhanjiang economic development zone in China announced last December, many of Sea

    ANC Daily News Briefing

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