Manchuria

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Man·chu·ri·a

 (măn-cho͝or′ē-ə)
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.

Manchuria

(mænˈtʃʊərɪə)
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)

n.
a historic region in NE China. ab. 413,000 sq. mi. (1,070,000 sq. km).
Man•chu′ri•an, adj., n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Manchuria - a region in northeastern ChinaManchuria - 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
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
Translations
Манджурия
Manxúria
Mandžusko
Manchuriet
Manĉurio
Mandžuuria
Mantšuria
מנצ׳וריה
मंचूरिया
Mandžurija
Mandzsúria
Manchuria
Manciuria
満州
Mandžiūrija
Mandsjuria
Mandżuria
Manchúria
Manciuria
Mandžusko
Manchuriet
Manchuria
Kuzeydoğu Çin
Маньчжурія
Mãn Châu

Manchuria

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