Zhangjiakou

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Zhang·jia·kou

 (jäng′jyä′kō′) also Kal·gan (käl′gän′)
A city of northeast China near the Great Wall northwest of Beijing.

Zhangjiakou

(ˈdʒæŋˈdʒjækəʊ) ,

Changchiakow

or

Changchiak'ou

n
(Placename) a city in NE China, in NW Hebei province: a military centre, controlling the route to Mongolia, under the Ming and Manchu dynasties. Pop: 973 000 (2005 est). Former names: Wanchüan or Kalgan

Zhang•jia•kou

(ˈdʒɑŋˈdʒyɑˈkoʊ)

also Changchiak'ou



n.
a city in NW Hebei province, in NE China. 605,906.
Formerly, Kalgan.