Chaozhou

Chaozhou

[chou-zhoh]
noun Pinyin.
a city in E Guangdong province, in SE China.
Also, Chaochow.
Formerly Chao'an.
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Chaozhou (ˈtʃaʊˈtʃəʊ)
 
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Also called: Chaochow, Former name: Chaoan a city in SE China, in E Guangdong province, on the Han River: river port. Pop: 480 000 (2005 est)

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chaozhou

city, eastern Guangdong sheng (province), China. It is located at the head of the delta of the Han River, some 25 miles (40 km) north of Shantou (Swatow).

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