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jinhua

city, central Zhejiang sheng (province), China. Jinhua is the natural centre of the eastern half of the Jin-Qu (Jinhua-Quzhou) Basin, being situated at the junction of two of the tributaries of the Wu (Jinhua) River-the Dongyang River and the Wuyi River. It is also a junction on the railway from Hangzhou to Nanchang in Jiangxi province and from Jinhua to Wenzhou in the southeast and Qiandaohu in the northwest.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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