Hunan

adjective
Hu·nan | \ ˈhü-ˈnän \
variants: or Hunanese \ˌhü-nə-ˈnēz, -ˈnēs \

Definition of Hunan 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, or being a hot and spicy style of Chinese cooking

Hunan

geographical name
Hu·nan | \ ˈhü-ˈnän \

Definition of Hunan (Entry 2 of 2)

province of southeast central China; capital Changsha area 81,274 square miles (211,312 square kilometers), population 65,700,762

First Known Use of Hunan

Adjective

1970, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Hunan

Adjective

Hunan, China

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