a former territory in NE China at the tip of Liaodong peninsula; leased to Japan 1905–45.
[gwon-eth-i-deen] /gwɒnˈɛθ ɪˌdin/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a potent adrenergic neuron blocking agent, C 10 H 22 N 4 , used in the treatment of hypertension. guanethidine gua·neth·i·dine (gwä-něth’ĭ-dēn’) n. A drug used as its sulfate salt in the treatment of hypertension.
[gwahng-dawng] /ˈgwɑŋˈdɔŋ/ noun, Pinyin. 1. a province in SE China. 89,344 sq. mi. (231,401 sq. km). Capital: Canton. /ˈɡwæŋˈdʊŋ/ noun 1. a province of SE China, on the South China Sea: includes the Leizhou Peninsula, with densely populated river valleys; traditionally also including Macao and Hong Kong; the only true tropical climate in China. Capital: […]
[gwahng-shee jwahng] /ˈgwɑŋˈʃi ˈdʒwɑŋ/ noun, Pinyin. 1. an administrative division in S China. 85,096 sq. mi. (220,399 sq. km). Capital: Nanning.
[Chinese gwahng-joh] /Chinese ˈgwɑŋˈdʒoʊ/ noun, Pinyin. 1. . /ˈɡwæŋˈdzəʊ/ noun 1. the Pinyin transliteration of the Chinese name for Canton Guangzhou [(gwang-joh)] City in southern China; a transportation, industrial, financial, and trade center of southern China; a major deep-water port. Note: Guangzhou was the first Chinese port regularly used for trade, especially following the Opium […]