or Chi·nan, Tsi·nan
[ jee-nahn ]
/ ˈdʒiˈnɑn /
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a city in and the capital of Shandong province, in E China.
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Words nearby Jinan
jimmy, Jimmy Woodser, jimp, jimson weed, jin, Jinan, jingal, Jingdezhen, Jinghis Khan, jingle, jingle bell
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How to use Jinan in a sentence
When Aaron Drake flew from Arizona to the Yinfeng Biological Group in China’s eastern Jinan province in 2016, he was whisked into a state-of-the-art biotech hub.Why the sci-fi dream of cryonics never died|Laurie Clarke|October 14, 2022|MIT Technology Review
Authorities in Jinan said they tested 7,500 people who may have come in contact with the contaminated imports and found no positive cases.Why China keeps returning to a questionable theory about its COVID-19 outbreaks|eamonbarrett|November 21, 2020|Fortune
A—— has a little house close to Jinan Dolero, and occupies himself with his garden outside the city.
It would have been unwise to stay out after sunset, and that time always saw us back at Jinan Dolero.
British Dictionary definitions for Jinan
Chinan or Tsinan
/ (ˈdʒiːˈnæn) /
an industrial city in NE China, capital of Shandong province; probably over 3000 years old. Pop: 2 654 000 (2005 est)
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