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Heilongjiang

[ hey-lawng-jyahng ]
/ ˈheɪˈlɔŋˈdʒyɑŋ /
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noun Pinyin.
a province in NE China, S of the Amur River. 108,880 sq. mi. (281,999 sq. km). Capital: Harbin.
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Also Older Spelling, Hei·lung·kiang [hey-loong-gyahng]. /ˈheɪˈlʊŋˈgyɑŋ/.
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British Dictionary definitions for Heilongjiang (1 of 2)

Heilong Jiang
/ (ˈheɪˈlʊŋ ˈdʒaɪˈæŋ) /

noun
the Pinyin transliteration of the Chinese name for the Amur

British Dictionary definitions for Heilongjiang (2 of 2)

Heilongjiang

Heilungkiang (ˈheɪˈlʊŋˈkjæŋ, -kaɪˈæŋ)

/ (ˈheɪˈlʊŋdʒaɪˈæŋ) /

noun
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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