Chinatown


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Chi·na·town

 (chī′nə-toun′)
n.
A neighborhood or section of a city that is inhabited chiefly by Chinese people.

Chinatown

(ˈtʃaɪnəˌtaʊn)
n
1. (Anthropology & Ethnology) a quarter of any city or town outside China with a predominantly Chinese population
2. (Placename) a quarter of any city or town outside China with a predominantly Chinese population

Chi•na•town

(ˈtʃaɪ nəˌtaʊn)

n.
the main Chinese district in any city outside China.
Translations
牛车水

Chinatown

[ˈtʃaɪnətaʊn] Nbarrio m chino

Chinatown

[ˈtʃaɪnətaʊn] nquartier m chinois
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In short, the "Coast" was as much a sight-seeing place as was Chinatown and the Cliff House.
One thing that had strongly impressed my young mind was the talk of my elders about the dens of iniquity in San Francisco's Chinatown.
Started at day's wages, then peddled vegetables in a couple of baskets slung on a stick, and after that opened up a store in Chinatown in San Francisco.
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A report to the city council cabinet called for the authority to commit to using compulsory purchase powers if necessary, and said: "New Chinatown Developments Ltd plans for the site will see a new transformational development that will establish a new Chinatown in the city and which will be an extension to the existing Chinatown.
Tang, senior transit-oriented development planner for the city, spoke at a recent Hawaii Society of Business Professionals luncheon in Honolulu, which addressed the future of Chinatown.
SINGAPORE, Sept 13, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - A yearly extravaganza, Chinatown will once again don on specially designed lanterns, accompanied by a myriad of decorative installations, to present the lights and sounds of the Mid-Autumn Festival that will take place from Sunday, 13 September to Monday, 12 October 2015.
Global Banking News-October 9, 2014--MassMutual opens Chinatown office in New York City
Superbly performed by actress Angela Lin, Mambo in Chinatown is the unabridged audiobook rendition of an original novel about a young Chinese-American woman at a crossroads between two worlds.
New York (AirGuide Features - Inside Air Travel) Fri, Mar 28, 2014 - With the wet weather continuing unabated here in the UK, this afternoon we decided to head for Chinatown in Manchester, have a late lunch and a bit of a look around.
It was in this context that I became involved in a community-driven effort to protect Riverside Chinatown from inappropriate development in 2008.