- a province in SE China. 89,344 sq. mi. (231,401 sq. km). Capital: Canton.
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Examples from the Web for guangdong
“We know that Hong Kong people call us locusts,” said Mr. Sun, a visitor from Guangdong province.Chinese Tourists Are Taking Hong Kong Protest Selfies
October 23, 2014
Its language—Cantonese—is spoken only in neighboring Macau and Guangdong province.Hackers Attack Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Websites
June 18, 2014
Scores of Chinese in Guangdong province began to immigrate to California through the Port of San Francisco.‘The Search for General Tso’: The Origins of America’s Favorite Chinese Dish, General Tso’s Chicken
April 19, 2014
But the existence of underground markets selling tiger in Guangdong has long been an open secret.Why Do Chinese Oligarchs Secretly Love Illegal Tiger Meat?
March 31, 2014
On a visit to China three years ago, I was taken to a hilltop park in a small city in Guangdong province.David's Bookclub: It Was a Long Time Ago and It Never Happened Anyway
April 1, 2013
- a province of SE China, on the South China Sea: includes the Leizhou Peninsula, with densely populated river valleys; traditionally also including Macao and Hong Kong; the only true tropical climate in China. Capital: Canton. Pop: 79 540 000 (2003 est). Area: 197 100 sq km (76 100 sq miles)
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