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also Nan·tung  (nän′to͝ong′)
A city of eastern China northwest of Shanghai on the northern bank of the Yangtze River estuary.
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(ˈnænˈtʌŋ) or


(Placename) a city in E China, in Jiangsu province on the Yangtze estuary. Pop: 898 000 (2005 est)
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also Nan•tung


a city in SE Jiangsu province, in E China, on the Chang Jiang. 389,988.
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