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Nanchang

[nahn-chahng]
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noun
  1. Pinyin, Wade-Giles. a city in and the capital of Jiangxi province, in SE China.
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Jiangxi

[jyahng-shee]
noun Pinyin.
  1. a province in SE China. 63,629 sq. mi. (164,799 sq. km). Capital: Nanchang.
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Also Kiangsi.
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  • The construction of the first section, Kiu-Kiang to Nanchang (76 m.), began in 1910.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 2

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Nanchang

Nan-ch'ang

noun
  1. a walled city in SE China, capital of Jiangxi province, on the Kan River: largest city in the Poyang basin. Pop: 1 742 000 (2005 est)
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Jiangxi

Kiangsi

noun
  1. a province of SE central China, in the basins of the Kan River and Poyang Lake: mineral resources include coal and tungsten. Capital: Nanchang. Pop: 42 220 000 (2003 est). Area: 164 800 sq km (64 300 sq miles)
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