[nan-ning; Chinese nahn-ning]

noun Pinyin, Wade-Giles.

a city in and the capital of Guangxi Zhuang region, in S China.

Formerly Yongning.

Guangxi Zhuang

[gwahng-shee jwahng]

noun Pinyin.

an administrative division in S China. 85,096 sq. mi. (220,399 sq. km). Capital: Nanning.
Official name Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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a port in S China, capital of Guanxi, on the Xiang River: rail links with Vietnam. Pop: 1 395 000 (2005 est)
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