Chu Kiang


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Chu Kiang

(ˈtʃuː ˈkjæŋ; kaɪˈæŋ)
n
(Placename) a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for the Zhu Jiang
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Zhu Jiang

(ˈdʒü ˈdʒyɑŋ)

also Chu Kiang


n.
a river in SE China, in S Guangdong province, flowing from Guangzhou to the South China Sea and forming an estuary between Macao and Hong Kong. ab. 110 mi. (177 km) long.
Also called Pearl River.
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Noun1.Chu Kiang - a river in southeast China that flows into the South China SeaChu Kiang - a river in southeast China that flows into the South China Sea
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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