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Chungking

[choo ng-king; Chinese joo ng-ging]
noun
  1. Older Spelling. Chongqing.
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  • Business at Chungking is all carried on by so-called chartered junks.

    Intimate China

    Mrs. Archibald Little

  • In the City Temple of Chungking there is a warning to opium-eaters.

    An Australian in China

    George Ernest Morrison

  • It was erected and carved on the spot by masons from Chungking.

    An Australian in China

    George Ernest Morrison

  • On the third day we were at Yuenchuan, sixty-three miles from Chungking.

    An Australian in China

    George Ernest Morrison

  • They were to lead me into Suifu on the seventh day out from Chungking.

    An Australian in China

    George Ernest Morrison


British Dictionary definitions for chungking

Chungking

Ch'ung-ch'ing (ˈtʃʊŋˈtʃɪŋ, ˈtʃʌŋ-)

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