Chongqing

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geographical name Chong·qing \ ˈchu̇ŋ-ˈchiŋ \
variants: or Ch'ung-ch'ing or Chungking play \ˈchu̇ŋ-ˈkiŋ\

Definition of Chongqing

city in southeastern Sichuan on the Chang (Yangtze) River population 2,266,772
Note: Chongqing was the capital of China from 1937 to 1943.

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