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Chefoo

[Chinese juh-foo] /Chinese ˈdʒʌˈfu/
noun, Older Spelling.
1.
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  • The steamer called at Chefoo, where nothing unusual happened.

    Intimate China Mrs. Archibald Little
  • The two officers were on the bridge of the Osprey, which lay at anchor off Chefoo.

    The North Pacific Willis Boyd Allen
  • They were heartily tired of Chefoo, and any change was hailed with delight.

    The North Pacific Willis Boyd Allen
  • From Chefoo to Chemulpo the distance is about four hundred miles.

    The North Pacific Willis Boyd Allen
  • "Restore his papers, and send him to Chefoo," said the General, rising.

    The North Pacific Willis Boyd Allen
  • We left Manila two weeks ago and came to this place, which is Chefoo.

    The North Pacific Willis Boyd Allen
  • This line from Chefoo to Kwangchow is about 550 miles in length.

  • "I'll have a care to that, honorable teacher," assured Mr. Chefoo.

    The Red Miriok Anna M. Barnes
  • Each of these sentences Mr. Chefoo cheerfully translated to Mr. Reid.

    The Red Miriok Anna M. Barnes
  • Then with Mr. Chefoo still as interpreter, Mr. Reid began to speak to them.

    The Red Miriok Anna M. Barnes
British Dictionary definitions for Chefoo

Chefoo

/ˈtʃiːˈfuː/
noun
1.
another name for Yantai
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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