Chao'an

Chao'an

[Chinese chou-ahn]
noun Pinyin, Wade-Giles.
former name of Chaozhou.
Also, Chaoan.
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chao'an

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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