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Wenchow

[ wen-chou; Chinese wuhn-joh ]
/ ˈwɛnˈtʃaʊ; Chinese ˈwʌnˈdʒoʊ /

noun

Older Spelling. Wenzhou.
Also Wade-Giles, Wen·chou.

Definition for wenchou (2 of 2)

Wenzhou

[ wœn-joh ]
/ ˈwœnˈdʒoʊ /

noun Pinyin.

a seaport in SE Zhejiang province, in E China.
Also Wenchou, Wenchow.
Formerly Yongjia.
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British Dictionary definitions for wenchou

Wenzhou

Wen-chou or Wenchow

/ (ˈwɛnˈtʃuː) /

noun

a port in SE China, in Zhejiang province: noted for its historic buildings. Pop: 1 475 000 (2005 est)
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