Changchun

[ chahng-choon ]
/ ˈtʃɑŋˈtʃʊn /

noun

Pinyin, Wade-Giles. a city in and the capital of Jilin province, in northeastern China: former capital of Manchuria.

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Definition for Changchun (2 of 2)

Ch'ang Ch'un
[ chahng -choon ]
/ ˈtʃɑŋ ˈtʃʊn /

noun

monastic name of Ch'iu Ch'u-chi.
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Example sentences from the Web for Changchun

  • The great money crop is the soy bean, and the lower picture shows miles of beans and bean-cake awaiting shipment at Changchun.

British Dictionary definitions for Changchun

Changchun

Ch'ang Ch'un

/ (ˈtʃæŋˈtʃʊn) /

noun

a city in NE China, capital of Jilin province: as Hsinking, capital of the Japanese state of Manchukuo (1932–45). Pop: 3 092 000 (2005 est)
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