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[yahn-tahy] /ˈyɑnˈtaɪ/
noun, Pinyin.
a seaport in NE Shandong province, in E China.
Also, Yentai.
Formerly Zhifu. Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for Yantai


a port in E China, in NE Shandong. Pop: 1 707 000 (2005 est) Also called Chefoo
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port city, northeastern Shandong sheng (province), northeast-central China. It is located on the northern coast of the Shandong Peninsula on the Yellow Sea, about 45 miles (70 km) west of Weihai.

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