Also, Kweichow. a province in S China. 67,181 sq. mi. (173,999 sq. km).
former name of .
a province of SW China, between the Yangtze and Xi Rivers: a high plateau. Capital: Guiyang. Pop: 38 700 000 (2003 est). Area: 174 000 sq km (69 278 sq miles)
[gee-zoh] /giˈzoʊ/ noun 1. François Pierre Guillaume [frahn-swa pyer gee-yohm] /frɑ̃ˈswa pyɛr giˈyoʊm/ (Show IPA), 1787–1874, French historian and statesman. /French ɡizo/ noun 1. François Pierre Guillaume (frɑ̃swa pjɛr ɡijom). 1787–1874, French statesman and historian. As chief minister (1840–48), his reactionary policies contributed to the outbreak of the revolution of 1848
[goo j-uh-raht, goo-juh-] /ˌgʊdʒ əˈrɑt, ˌgu dʒə-/ noun 1. a region in W India, N of the Narbada River. 2. a state in W India, on the Arabian Sea. 72,138 sq. mi. (186,837 sq. km). Capital: Gandhinagar. /ˌɡʊdʒəˈrɑːt/ noun 1. a state of W India: formed in 1960 from the N and W parts of […]
[goo j-uh-rah-tee, goo-juh-] /ˌgʊdʒ əˈrɑ ti, ˌgu dʒə-/ noun 1. an Indic language of western India. /ˌɡʊdʒjəˈrɑːtɪ/ noun 1. (pl) -ti. a member of a people of India living chiefly in Gujarat 2. the state language of Gujarat, belonging to the Indic branch of the Indo-European family adjective 3. of or relating to Gujarat, its […]
plural noun 1. a group of former princely states, in W India: placed under a special agency (Gujarat States Agency) in 1933; now divided between Gujarat and Maharashtra states.