Hainan

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geographical name Hai·nan \ ˈhī-ˈnän \

Definition of Hainan

island of southeastern China in the South China Sea separated from the mainland by Hainan Strait , which connects the Gulf of Tonkin with the South China Sea; a province with its capital at Haikou area 13,124 square miles (33,991 square kilometers), population 8,671,485

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