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 (jäng′jyä′kō′) also Kal·gan (käl′gän′)
A city of northeast China near the Great Wall northwest of Beijing.
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(ˈdʒæŋˈdʒjækəʊ) ,




(Placename) a city in NE China, in NW Hebei province: a military centre, controlling the route to Mongolia, under the Ming and Manchu dynasties. Pop: 973 000 (2005 est). Former names: Wanchüan or Kalgan
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also Changchiak'ou

a city in NW Hebei province, in NE China. 605,906.
Formerly, Kalgan.
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I was to then turn right to Changchiakou and turn left to cover targets on the way back to Taoyuan.
The generator suddenly quit working during the turn over Changchiakou. I tried to reset the generator but could not.