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  1. Pinyin, Wade-Giles. a former city in E Hubei province, in E China: now part of Wuhan.
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Historical Examples of wuchang

  • But at Wuchang the serpent and tortoise are very plainly visible.

    Intimate China

    Mrs. Archibald Little

  • Wuhan signifies the three cities of Wuchang, Hankow, and Hanyang.

  • Ascending the Yang-tse six hundred miles to Wuchang; the governor of the province invited him to a dinner.

  • In 1879 the Bishop went up the river to Wuchang, and began the translation of the Apocrypha.

    Some Jewish Witnesses For Christ

    Rev. A. Bernstein, B.D.

  • After Wuchang, the line turning more southward, proceeds to Fengtechang and then follows the same direction to Omu.

British Dictionary definitions for wuchang



  1. a former city of E central China: now a part of Wuhan
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