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 (jē′lĭn′) also Ki·rin (kē′rĭn′)
1. A province of northeast China bordering on North Korea. Changchun is the capital.
2. A city of northeast China in Jilin province northeast of Changchun.


(ˈdʒiːˈlɪn) or


1. (Placename) a province of NE China, in central Manchuria. Capital: Changchun. Pop: 27 040 000 (2003 est). Area: 187 000 sq km (72 930 sq miles)
2. (Placename) Also called: Chi-lin a river port in NE China, in N central Jilin province on the Songhua River. Pop: 1 496 000 (2005 est)



also Kirin

1. a province in NE China, N of the Yalu River. 25,740,000; 72,201 sq. mi. (187,001 sq. km). Cap.: Changchun.
2. a port city in this province, on the Songhua River: a former provincial capital. 1,270,000.
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The tombs are in what is now Jilin Province, China.
com)-- To further promote the cultural exchanges between China and the United States and to further enhance the understanding and friendship between the two countries, the "2017 US China Jilin Radio and Television Week" series of activities co-organized by Media Office of Jilin Provincial Government, Foreign Affairs Office of People's Government of Jilin Province and EDI Media Inc.
Summary: Changchun (Jilin) [China], July 15 (ANI): Eight people were killed due to rainstorms in northeast China's Jilin Province.
Jilin Haoyuan entered into a franchise operation agreement with the Public Utility Bureau authorised by the local government of Songyuan City in Jilin Province, in which Jilin Haoyuan was granted the exclusive operation rights for a term of 30 years commencing from 1 January 2004 to 1 January 2034 for the supply of natural gas via gas pipelines within the Urban Planning Area in Songyuan City.
The 4-day Expo will get underway on September 15 in the agriculture expo park of Changchun, the capital city of Jilin province.
The Wrexham institution and Tonghua University signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) which will see art and design students spend two years in the Jilin Province before transferring to Wrexham for their final year.
Wang along a Jilin Province street near the Songhua River shows the trees covered in frozen fog that solidified into hard rime upon contact with the trees.
Lahore -- Chief Minister Jilin Province China Bayanqolu has said that there are vast prospects of investment and mutual cooperation between Jilin and Punjab in infrastructure development, agriculture, livestock, auto industry, energy and other sectors.
Jilin Provincial Art Troupe is composed of selected best performers from all across Jilin Province.
Liu is replacing Jiang Chaoliang who resigned to become governor of the north-eastern Jilin province.
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The patient was a 50-year-old farmer who lived in Jilin Province and traded chickens for a living.