Yingkou

Yingkou

[ying-koh]
noun Pinyin, Wade-Giles.
a port in Liaoning province, in NE China, near the Gulf of Liaodong.
Also, Older Spelling, Yingkow [ying-kou, -koh] .
Formerly Niuzhuang.
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Yingkou or Yingkow (ˈjɪŋˈkaʊ)
 
n
a port in NE China, in SW Liaoning province: a major shipping centre for Manchuria. Pop: 723 000 (2005 est)
 
Yingkow or Yingkow
 
n

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yingkou

city and port, southwestern Liaoning sheng (province), northeastern China. It is situated just inland from Liaodong Bay (an arm of the Bo Hai [Gulf of Chihli]) near the mouth of the Daliao River, some 11 miles (18 km) from the mouth of the Liao River.

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