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Guizhou

[ gwee-joh ]
/ ˈgwiˈdʒoʊ /
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noun Pinyin.
a province in southern China. 67,181 sq. mi. (173,999 sq. km). Capital: Guiyang.Also (Older Spelling) Kwei·chow [kwey-chou, -choh; Chinese gwey-joh] /ˈkweɪˈtʃaʊ, -ˈtʃoʊ; Chinese ˈgweɪˈdʒoʊ/ .
former name of Fengjie.
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Guizhou

Kweichow or Kueichou

/ (ˈɡweɪˈdʒəʊ) /

noun
a province of SW China, between the Yangtze and Xi Rivers: a high plateau. Capital: Guiyang. Pop: 38 700 000 (2003 est). Area: 174 000 sq km (69 278 sq miles)
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