- a seaport in NE Shandong province, in E China: district leased to Great Britain 1898–1930. 285 sq. mi. (738 sq. km).
Formerly Wei·hai·wei [wey-hahy-wey] /ˈweɪˈhaɪˈweɪ/.
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- a port in NE China, in NE Shandong on the Yellow Sea: leased to Britain as a naval base (1898–1930). Pop: 966 000 (2005 est)Also called: Weihaiwei (ˌweɪˈhaɪˌweɪ)