another spelling of Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region
[kwahng-too ng, kwang-; Chinese gwahng-doo ng] /ˈkwɑŋˈtʊŋ, ˈkwæŋ-; Chinese ˈgwɑŋˈdʊŋ/ noun 1. Older Spelling. . /ˈkwæŋˈtʊŋ/ noun 1. a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Guangdong
[kwahn-too ng, kwan-; Chinese gwahn-doo ng] /ˈkwɑnˈtʊŋ, ˈkwæn-; Chinese ˈgwɑnˈdʊŋ/ noun 1. Older Spelling. .
- Kwantung leased territory
/ˌkwænˈtʊŋ/ noun 1. a strategic territory of NE China, at the S tip of the Liaodong Peninsula of Manchuria: leased forcibly by Russia in 1898; taken over by Japan in 1905; occupied by the Soviet Union in 1945 and subsequently returned to China on the condition of shared administration; made part of Liaoning province by […]
[kwahn-yin] /ˈkwɑnˈyɪn/ noun, Buddhism. 1. one of the Chinese female Boddhisattvas, noted for her kindness: often considered an aspect of .