a region and former province in northeastern China: incorporated into Manchukuo by the Japanese 1932–45. 74,297 sq. mi. (192,429 sq. km).
former name of Chengde.
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How to use Jehol in a sentence
The troops landed at Tientsin and marched on Peking; the emperor fled to Jehol and did not return; he died in 1861.A history of China., [3d ed. rev. and enl.] | Wolfram Eberhard
She was reading the book she had purchased in the Golden Temple of Jehol.Hour of Enchantment | Roy J. Snell
Tripping lightly to the elevator door, she went speeding downward and was soon on her way to the Golden Temple of Jehol.Hour of Enchantment | Roy J. Snell
It starts from this seaport and proceeds northward through the mountainous region of Jehol by Kienping and Chihfeng.The International Development of China | Sun Yat-sen
Only, he must somehow reach the village three days' journey beyond Jehol—if only he could arrive in time.Civilization | Ellen Newbold La Motte
British Dictionary definitions for Jehol
a former province of NE China, north of the Great Wall: divided among Hebei, Liaoning, and Inner Mongolia in 1956. Area: 192 380 sq km (74 278 sq miles)
a region of NE China, in Hebei and Liaoning provinces: mountainous
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