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also Tsi·nan  (jē′nän′)
A city of northeast China on the Yellow River south-southeast of Beijing. It is the capital of Shandong province.
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(ˈdʒiːˈnæn) ,




(Placename) an industrial city in NE China, capital of Shandong province; probably over 3000 years old. Pop: 2 654 000 (2005 est)
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or Tsi•nan


the capital of Shandong province, in E China. 2,320,000.
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