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[hœ-nahn] /ˈhœˈnɑn/

noun, Pinyin.
a province in E China. 64,479 sq. mi. (167,000 sq. km).
Capital: Zhengzhou.
former name of .
a province of N central China: the chief centre of early Chinese culture; mainly agricultural (the largest wheat-producing province in China). Capital: Zhengzhou. Pop: 96 670 000 (2003 est)


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