Hankou

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Han•kou

or Han•kow

(ˈhæŋˈkaʊ; Chin. ˈhɑnˈkoʊ)

n.
a former city in E Hubei province, in E China: now part of Wuhan.
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In September 1945, a dengue outbreak occurred in Hankow, China, which was reported to have affected 80% of the population, including Japanese personnel.
Major Liddell, who has died, aged 91, was born in Hankow, China.
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