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Chekiang

[che-kyang; Chinese juh-gyahng] /ˈtʃɛˈkyæŋ; Chinese ˈdʒʌˈgyɑŋ/
noun
1.
Older Spelling. Zhejiang.
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British Dictionary definitions for Chekiang

Chekiang

/ˈtʃɛˈkjæŋ; -kaɪˈæŋ/
noun
1.
a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Zhejiang

Zhejiang

/ˈdʒɛˈdʒjæŋ/
noun
1.
a province of E China: mountainous and densely populated; a cultural centre since the 12th century. Capital: Hangzhou. Pop: 46 800 000 (2003 est). Area: 102 000 sq km (39 780 sq miles)
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