Kwantung

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geographical name Kwan·tung \ˈgwän-ˈdu̇ŋ, ˈkwän-ˈtu̇ŋ\

Definition of Kwantung

  1. former territory of northeastern China in southern Manchuria at the tip of Liaodong Peninsula; leased to Russia 1898–1905, to Japan 1905–45, and to Russia again 1945–55; included the cities of Port Arthur and Dairen


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