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Po·yang

 (pō′yäng′)
A lake of eastern China southeast of Wuhan. It is connected to the Yangtze River by canal.

Po•yang

(ˈpɔˈyɑŋ)

n.
a lake in E China, in Jiangxi province. 90 mi. (145 km) long.
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Noun1.Poyang - a lake in central China that is connected to the Chang Jiang by a canal
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
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Tanfield last raced in China in September with Achieve Skinnergate Cycles in the two-week Tour of Poyang Lake.
Description : The project is to afforest 14,100 ha of Cunninghamia Lanceolata, 5,800 ha of conifer and 400 ha of fructus gardeniae in yhe Poyang Lake basin of Jianxi province.
The finless porpoises - part of an estimated population of just 1,000 - were captured in Poyang Lake in eastern China before being safely moved 400 km to the He-wangmiao/Ji-cheng-yuan oxbow, where they will start a new population.
Risk factors of infectious diseases for backyard poultry farms in the Poyang Lake area, China.
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They can also overlook China's biggest freshwater lake Poyang Lake as well as go to Shennongyuan, one of the birthplaces of paddy horticulture in the world.
The drivers will participate in a series of events including the International Lushan Mountain Pass Auto Rally Challenge, the International Poyang Lake Auto Cross Race, and the Poyang Lake Tent Music Festival.
Phosphorus forms and distribution in the sediments of Poyang Lake, China, International Journal ofSediment Research 26(2): 230238.
Preliminary study on the oxygen consumption rate and asphyxiant point of Wuchang bream in Poyang Lake.
Poyang County, which is seated by Poyang Lake, China's largest freshwater lake, on Saturday announced a start to its emergency response system to prevent the lake from flooding as the downpour continues.
The program, the second in three decades, will bring scientists together from 30 institutes around the country to conduct research on the ecological, environmental and hydrological systems of Poyang Lake in east China's Jiangxi Province, said Hu Zhenpeng, director of the program.
The drought has sharply reduced water levels in Poyang Lake, the country's largest freshwater lake, and rivers in Jiangxi, threatening water supplies to more than one million people residing near the lake and rivers, Xinhua quoted an official with the province's flood control and drought relief headquarters as saying.