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 Guangzhou (audio)
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.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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