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also Cheng·chow  (jŭng′jō′)
A city of north-central China south-southwest of Beijing. It is the capital of Henan province.
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(ˈdʒʌŋˈdʒəʊ) ,




(Placename) a city in E central China, capital of Henan province; an administrative centre. Pop: 2 250 000 (2005 est)
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also Chengchow

the capital of Henan province, in E China. 1,710,000.
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