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[Chinese too ng-joh]
noun Older Spelling.
  1. Tongzhou.
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Historical Examples

  • It is the custom to say the road to Peking from Tungchow is desperately uninteresting.

    Intimate China

    Mrs. Archibald Little

  • Our representatives consented to enter into negotiations at Tungchow, a place about a dozen miles from Pekin.

    General Gordon

    Seton Churchill

  • But it was at Tungchow in the old days that the tug of war in getting to Peking used to begin.

    Intimate China

    Mrs. Archibald Little