Canton River


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Canton River

(kænˈtɒn)
n
(Placename) another name for the Zhu Jiang
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Noun1.Canton River - a river in southeast China that flows into the South China SeaCanton River - a river in southeast China that flows into the South China Sea
Cathay, China, Communist China, mainland China, People's Republic of China, PRC, Red China - a communist nation that covers a vast territory in eastern Asia; the most populous country in the world
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The island is situated at the mouth of the Canton River, and is separated by about sixty miles from the Portuguese town of Macao, on the opposite coast.