- a lake in E China, in Kiangsi province. 90 miles (145 km) long.
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Examples from the Web for poyang
It was in such style that after a twenty days' march we came upon the Imperialist troops in the neighbourhood of the Poyang Lake.Ti-Ping Tien-Kwoh
Augustus F. Lindley
The site of the port will be on the west side of the entrance to the Poyang Lake and the right bank of the Yangtze.
So the work of regulating the Poyang channels will be well paid by reclamation.
The soul of a Poyang after death is believed to enter into the body of a tiger.The Natural History of the Varieties of Man
Robert Gordon Latham