Chinatown


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Chi·na·town

 (chī′nə-toun′)
n.
A neighborhood or section of a city that is inhabited chiefly by Chinese people.
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Chinatown

(ˈtʃaɪnəˌtaʊn)
n
1. (Anthropology & Ethnology) a quarter of any city or town outside China with a predominantly Chinese population
2. (Placename) a quarter of any city or town outside China with a predominantly Chinese population
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Chi•na•town

(ˈtʃaɪ nəˌtaʊn)

n.
the main Chinese district in any city outside China.
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Translations
牛车水

Chinatown

[ˈtʃaɪnətaʊn] Nbarrio m chino
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Chinatown

[ˈtʃaɪnətaʊn] nquartier m chinois
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In short, the "Coast" was as much a sight-seeing place as was Chinatown and the Cliff House.
One thing that had strongly impressed my young mind was the talk of my elders about the dens of iniquity in San Francisco's Chinatown. In my delirium I wandered deep beneath the ground through a thousand of these dens, and behind locked doors of iron I suffered and died a thousand deaths.
Started at day's wages, then peddled vegetables in a couple of baskets slung on a stick, and after that opened up a store in Chinatown in San Francisco.
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The City Council is crafting an ordinance requiring all the establishments in the Chinatown area to have a Chinese-themed facade.
With the hotel directly connected to Manila Chinatown's biggest mall, guests can expect a one-of-a-kind staycation filled with gastronomic treats and practical finds.
and Miss Chinatown is becoming a source of showbiz stars, being prominent are Nicole Cordoves, 2016 Bb.
After the successful opening of Hotel Lucky Chinatown, Megaworld achieved another milestone with the opening of the Chinatown Museum, dedicated to the world's oldest Chinatown, Binondo.
A property company owned by the Marquess of Bristol has lent money to the developers behind the New Chinatown site in Liverpool.