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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Chang Jiangˈtʃɑŋ ˈdʒyɑŋ(n.)

  1. a river in E Asia, flowing S and then E from the Tibetan plateau to the East China Sea. ab. 3200 mi. (5150 km) long.

    Category: Geography (places)

    Ref: Also called Yangtze.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Chang Jiang, Changjiang, Chang, Yangtze, Yangtze River, Yangtze Kiang(noun)

    the longest river of Asia; flows eastward from Tibet into the East China Sea near Shanghai


  1. Chang Jiang(ProperNoun)

    An alternative name for the Yangtze River in central China.

  2. Origin: From 長江 / 长江 (Cháng Jiāng).


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