Changsha

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Hunan

[hoo-nahn]
noun
1.
Pinyin, Wade-Giles. a province in S China. 81,274 sq. mi. (210,500 sq. km). Capital: Changsha.
2.
Also, Hunam [hoo-nahm] . Chinese Cookery. a style of cooking from this province, characterized especially by the use of hot peppers.
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Changsha or Ch'ang-sha (ˈtʃæŋˈʃɑː)
 
n
a port in SE China, capital of Hunan province, on the Xiang River. Pop: 2 051 000 (2005 est)
 
Ch'ang-sha or Ch'ang-sha
 
n

Hunan (ˈhuːˈnæn)
 
n
a province of S China, between the Yangtze River and the Nan Ling Mountains: drained chiefly by the Xiang and Yüan Rivers; valuable mineral resources. Capital: Changsha. Pop: 66 630 000 (2003 est). Area: 210 500 sq km (82 095 sq miles)

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