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Tientsin

[tin-tsin; Chinese tyen-jin] /ˈtɪnˈtsɪn; Chinese ˈtyɛnˈdʒɪn/
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Tianjin

/ˈtjɛnˈdʒɪn/
noun
1.
an industrial city in NE China, capital of Tianjin municipality (traditionally in Hebei province), on the Grand Canal, 51 km (32 miles) from the Yellow Sea: the third largest city in China; seat of Nankai University (1919). Pop: 9 346 000 (2005 est)

Tientsin

/ˈtjɛnˈtsɪn/
noun
1.
a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Tianjin
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