Heilongjiang

[ hey-lawng-jyahng ]

nounPinyin.
  1. a province in NE China, S of the Amur River. 108,880 sq. mi. (281,999 sq. km). Capital: Harbin.

  • Also Older Spelling, Hei·lung·kiang [hey-loong-gyahng]. /ˈheɪˈlʊŋˈgyɑŋ/.

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British Dictionary definitions for Heilong Jiang (1 of 2)

Heilong Jiang

/ (ˈheɪˈlʊŋ ˈdʒaɪˈæŋ) /


noun
  1. the Pinyin transliteration of the Chinese name for the Amur

British Dictionary definitions for Heilongjiang (2 of 2)

Heilongjiang

Heilungkiang (ˈheɪˈlʊŋˈkjæŋ, -kaɪˈæŋ)

/ (ˈheɪˈlʊŋdʒaɪˈæŋ) /


noun
  1. a province of NE China, in Manchuria: coal-mining, with placer gold in some rivers. Capital: Harbin. Pop: 38 150 000 (2003 est). Area: 464 000 sq km (179 000 sq miles)

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