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Hong Kong

geographical name \ˈhäŋ-ˌkäŋ, -ˈkäŋ; ˈhȯŋ-ˌkȯŋ, -ˈkȯŋ\

Definition of Hong Kong

  1. 1 special administrative region China on SE coast E of mouth of Zhu River including Hong Kong Island, Jiulong Peninsula & New Territories, & nearby islands; formerly a British crown colony with Victoria as ∗ area 424 square miles (1098 square kilometers), pop 6,708,389

  2. 2 — see victoria 5

Hong Konger noun

Variants of hong kong

or Chinese Xianggang or Hsiang Kang play \ˈshyäŋ-ˌgäŋ\

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