Jilin

geographical name Ji·lin \ ˈjē-ˈlin \
variants: or Kirin play \ˈkē-ˈrin\

Definition of Jilin

1 province of northeastern China bordering on North Korea and Russia in eastern Manchuria; capital Changchun area 72,201 square miles (187,723 square kilometers), population 27,452,815
2 or formerly Yungki play \ˈyu̇ŋ-ˈjē\ city in the province of Jilin, northeastern China population 1,470,000

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