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Kwantung

[kwahn-too ng, kwan-; Chinese gwahn-doo ng]
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noun
  1. Older Spelling. Guandong.
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Historical Examples

  • Upon the negative side, the Japanese menace is negligible in the province of Kwantung, in which Canton is situated.

    China, Japan and the U.S.A.

    John Dewey

  • It was made, of course, with the authorities of the Kwantung province, subject to confirmation at Peking.

  • Governor Chens chief ambition is to introduce this system into Kwantung province.


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