[juh-hohl; Chinese zhuh-hoh, ruh-]
- a region and former province in NE China: incorporated into Manchukuo by the Japanese 1932–45. 74,297 sq. mi. (192,429 sq. km).
- former name of Chengde.
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She was reading the book she had purchased in the Golden Temple of Jehol.
It starts from this seaport and proceeds northward through the mountainous region of Jehol by Kienping and Chihfeng.The International Development of China
Only, he must somehow reach the village three days' journey beyond Jehol—if only he could arrive in time.Civilization</p>
Ellen Newbold La Motte
Tripping lightly to the elevator door, she went speeding downward and was soon on her way to the Golden Temple of Jehol.
The troops landed at Tientsin and marched on Peking; the emperor fled to Jehol and did not return; he died in 1861.A history of China., [3d ed. rev. and enl.]
- a former province of NE China, north of the Great Wall: divided among Hebei, Liaoning, and Inner Mongolia in 1956. Area: 192 380 sq km (74 278 sq miles)
- a region of NE China, in Hebei and Liaoning provinces: mountainous
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