Shijiazhuang

[ shœ-jyah-jwahng ]
/ ˈʃœˈdʒyɑˈdʒwɑŋ /

noun Pinyin.

a city in and the capital of Hebei province, in NE China, SW of Beijing.

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Also Wade-Giles, Shih·chia·chuang; Older Spelling, Shih·kia·chwang.

Definition for shijiazhuang (2 of 2)

Hebei
[ hœ-bey ]
/ ˈhœˈbeɪ /

noun Pinyin.

a province in NE China. 81,479 sq. mi. (211,031 sq. km). Capital: Shijiazhuang.
Also Hopeh, Hopei.
Formerly Chihli.
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British Dictionary definitions for shijiazhuang (1 of 2)

Shijiazhuang

Shihchiachuang or Shihkiachwang (ˌʃiːtʃjɑːˈtʃwæŋ)

/ (ˈʃiːdʒɑːˈdʒwæŋ) /

noun

a city in NE China, capital of Hebei province: textile manufacturing. Pop: 1 733 000 (2005 est)

British Dictionary definitions for shijiazhuang (2 of 2)

Hebei

Hopeh or Hopei

/ (ˈhʌˈbeɪ) /

noun

a province of NE China, on the Gulf of Chihli: important for the production of winter wheat, cotton, and coal. Capital: Shijiazhuang. Pop: 67 690 000 (2003 est). Area: 202 700 sq km (79 053 sq miles)
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