Kwangtung

Kwangtung

[kwahng-toong, kwang-; Chinese gwahng-doong]
noun
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Guangdong or Kwangtung (ˈɡwæŋˈdʊŋ)
 
n
a province of SE China, on the South China Sea: includes the Leizhou Peninsula, with densely populated river valleys; traditionally also including Macao and Hong Kong; the only true tropical climate in China. Capital: Canton. Pop: 79 540 000 (2003 est). Area: 197 100 sq km (76 100 sq miles)
 
Kwangtung or Kwangtung
 
n

Kwangtung (ˈkwæŋˈtʊŋ)
 
n
a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Guangdong

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