[ jy jyahng ]
/ ˈdʒü ˈdʒyɑŋ /
a river in SE China, in S Guangdong province, flowing E and S from Canton and forming an estuary near Hong Kong. About 110 miles (177 km) long.
Also Chu Kiang.
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British Dictionary definitions for zhu jiang
Chu Chiang or Chu Kiang
/ (ˈdʒuː ˈdʒjæŋ) /
a river in SE China, in S Guangdong province, flowing southeast from Canton to the South China Sea. Length: about 177 km (110 miles)Also called: Canton River, Pearl River
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