[ ning-baw ]
/ ˈnɪŋˈbɔ /
a seaport in E Zhejiang province, in E China.
Also Wade-Giles, Ning·po.
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British Dictionary definitions for ningbo
/ (ˈnɪŋˈpəʊ) /
a port in E China, in NE Zhejiang, on the Yung River, about 20 km (12 miles) from its mouth at Hangzhou Bay: one of the first sites of European settlement in China. Pop: 1 188 000 (2005 est)
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