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[Chinese jyou-joh] /Chinese ˈdʒyaʊˈdʒoʊ/

noun, Wade-Giles.
[jyou-joh] /ˈdʒyaʊˈdʒoʊ/
noun, Pinyin.
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.
a territory of NE China, in SE Shandong province, surrounding Jiaozhou Bay (an inlet of the Yellow Sea): leased to Germany from 1898 to 1914. Area: about 520 sq km (200 sq miles)


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