Jehol

[juh-hohl; Chinese zhuh-hoh, ruh-]
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noun

a region and former province in NE 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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Jehol

noun

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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