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A city of southeast China on the Gan River southeast of Wuhan. It is the capital of Jiangxi province.
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(Placename) a walled city in SE China, capital of Jiangxi province, on the Kan River: largest city in the Poyang basin. Pop: 1 742 000 (2005 est)
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the capital of Jiangxi province, in SE China. 1,350,000.
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Noun1.Nanchang - a walled city in southeastern China on the Gan JiangNanchang - a walled city in southeastern China on the Gan Jiang
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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