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Siangtan

[syahng-tahn, shyahng-]
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noun
  1. Older Spelling. Xiangtan.

Xiangtan

or Hsiang·t'an, Siang·tan

[shyahng-tahn]
noun Pinyin.
  1. a city in E Hunan, in S China.
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  • We stood here, and the words you spoke were brighter than the lamps of Siangtan that we looked down upon.

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British Dictionary definitions for siangtan

Siangtan

noun
  1. a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Xiangtan

Xiangtan

Siangtan

noun
  1. a city in S central China, in NE Hunan on the Xiang River: centre of a region noted for tea production. Pop: 592 000 (2005 est)
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