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  1. Tonkin.
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Examples from the Web for tongking

Historical Examples

  • Cocoa, coffee and cotton are cultivated in Tongking and Cambodia.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 4


  • Because his last speech had shown that he held the key to the secret of Tongking.

  • I have seen some one here who came back from Tongking quite ill through his stay in that delightful country.

  • I suppose we are about as near Tongking as we shall be, and I am sure my company would like to learn something more about it.

  • The silkworm may be said to be indigenous in Tongking, where there are several thousand acres of mulberry trees.