Fujian

geographical name
Fu·​jian | \ ˈfü-ˈjyen How to pronounce Fujian (audio) \
variants: or Fukien \ ˈfü-​ˈkyen How to pronounce Fukien (audio) , -​ˈjyen \

Definition of Fujian

province of southeastern China bordering on the Taiwan Strait; capital Fuzhou area 47,529 square miles (123,575 square kilometers), population 36,894,217

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“Fujian.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Fujian. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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