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Chengde

[ chœng-dœ ]
/ ˈtʃœŋˈdœ /
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noun Pinyin.
a city in northeastern Hebei province, in northeastern China: former summer residence of the Manchu emperors.
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Also (Older Spelling) Chengteh [chuhng-duh]. /ˈtʃʌŋˈdʌ/.
Formerly Jehol.
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British Dictionary definitions for Chengde

Chengde

Chengteh or Ch'eng-te

/ (ˈtʃɛŋˈteɪ) /

noun
a city in NE China, in Hebei on the Luan River: summer residence of the Manchu emperors. Pop: 470 000 (2005 est)
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