[ hang-kou; Chinese hahn-koh ]
/ ˈhæŋˈkaʊ; Chinese ˈhɑnˈkoʊ /
noun Pinyin, Wade-Giles.
a former city in E Hubei province, in E China: now part of Wuhan.
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Also Older Spelling, Han·kow .
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