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[kwey-chou, -choh; Chinese gwey-joh]
noun Older Spelling.
  1. Guizhou.
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Examples from the Web for kweichow

Historical Examples

  • The latter runs across the west border of Hunan into the eastern part of Kweichow province.

    The International Development of China

    Sun Yat-sen

  • At Tunglan, near the Kweichow border in Kwangsi, a branch line of about 400 miles should be projected.

British Dictionary definitions for kweichow



  1. a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Guizhou
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