Guangzhou

geographical name
Guang·​zhou | \ ˈgwäŋ-ˈjō How to pronounce Guangzhou (audio) \
variants: or Kuang-chou or traditionally in English Canton \ ˈkan-​ˌtän How to pronounce Canton (audio) , kan-​ˈtän \

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city in southeastern China, capital of the province of Guangdong, and port on the Zhu River population 11,000,000

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“Guangzhou.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Guangzhou. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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