a maritime province in E China. 40,927 sq. mi. (106,001 sq. km).
a province of E China, on the Yellow Sea: consists mostly of the marshy delta of the Yangtze River, with some of China’s largest cities and most densely populated areas. Capital: Nanjing. Pop: 74 060 000 (2003 est). Area: 102 200 sq km (39 860 sq miles)
[jyahng-shee] /ˈdʒyɑŋˈʃi/ noun, Pinyin. 1. a province in SE China. 63,629 sq. mi. (164,799 sq. km). Capital: Nanchang. /ˈdʒjæŋˈʃiː/ noun 1. a province of SE central China, in the basins of the Kan River and Poyang Lake: mineral resources include coal and tungsten. Capital: Nanchang. Pop: 42 220 000 (2003 est). Area: 164 800 sq […]
- Jiang Zemin
[jyahng zœ-min] /ˈdʒyɑŋ ˈzœˈmɪn/ noun 1. born 1926, Chinese Communist leader: general secretary of the Communist Party 1989–2002, president of China 1993–2003. /ˈdʒjæŋ ʒeɪˈmɪn/ noun 1. born 1926, Chinese Communist politician: president (1993–2003)
[jyou] /dʒyaʊ/ noun, plural jiao. 1. a copper-zinc coin and monetary unit of the People’s Republic of China, the 10th part of a yuan, equal to 10 fen.
[jyou-joh] /ˈdʒyaʊˈdʒoʊ/ noun, Pinyin. 1. a former German-leased territory (1898–1914) on the Shandong peninsula, in E China, around Jiaozhou Bay. 200 sq. mi. (518 sq. km). Chief city, Tsingtao. /ˈdʒjaʊˈdʒəʊ/ noun 1. a territory of NE China, in SE Shandong province, surrounding Jiaozhou Bay (an inlet of the Yellow Sea): leased to Germany from 1898 […]