Wanxian

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Wanxian

(ˈwænˈʃjɛn) ,

Wanhsien

or

Wan-Hsien

n
(Placename) an inland port in central China, in E Sichuan province, on the Yangtze River. Pop: 1 963 000 (2005 est)
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Wan•xian

(ˈwɑnˈʃyɑn)

also Wanhsien



n.
a city in E Sichuan province, in S central China, on the Chang Jiang. 269,758.
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Witnesses had said they saw the bus swerve across to the wrong side of the road before crashing through a safety barrier in Wanzhou district. A huge rescue operation was mounted with teams of divers and dozens of boats and cranes deployed.
[30] Bureau of statistics of Wanzhou district, Chongqing, Wanzhou Statistical Yearbook, 2009/2016.