Manchuria

[ man-choor-ee-uh ]
/ mænˈtʃʊər i ə /

noun

a historic region in NE China: ancestral home of the Manchu. About 413,000 sq. mi. (1,070,000 sq. km).

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Man·chu·ri·an, adjective, nountrans-Man·chu·ri·an, adjective
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Manchuria
/ (mænˈtʃʊərɪə) /

noun

a region of NE China, historically the home of the Manchus, rulers of China from 1644 to 1912: includes part of Inner Mongolia and the provinces of Heilongjiang, Jilin, and Liaoning. Area: about 1 300 000 sq km (502 000 sq miles)
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