Manchuria(redirected from Inner Manchuria)
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A region of northeast China comprising the modern-day provinces of Heilongjiang, Jilin, and Liaoning. It was the homeland of the Manchu people who conquered China in the 1600s and was hotly contested by the Russians and the Japanese in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Chinese Communists gained control of the area in 1948.
Man·chu′ri·an adj. & n.
(Placename) a region of NE China, historically the home of the Manchus, rulers of China from 1644 to 1912: includes part of Inner Mongolia and the provinces of Heilongjiang, Jilin, and Liaoning. Area: about 1 300 000 sq km (502 000 sq miles)
Man•chu•ri•a(mænˈtʃʊər i ə)
a historic region in NE China. ab. 413,000 sq. mi. (1,070,000 sq. km).
Man•chu′ri•an, adj., n.
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|Noun||1.||Manchuria - a region in northeastern China |
Chino-Japanese War, Sino-Japanese War - a war between China and Japan (1894 and 1895) over the control of the Korean Peninsula; China was overwhelmingly defeated at Port Arthur
Port Arthur - a battle in the Chino-Japanese War (1894); Japanese captured the port and fortifications from the Chinese
Manchuria[mænˈtʃʊərɪə] N → Manchuria f
n → die Mandschurei