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Yang•tzeˈyæŋˈsi, -ˈtsi(n.)

  1. Category: Pinyin, Geography (places)

    Ref: Chang Jiang.

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. Yangtze(ProperNoun)

    The longest river in China that flows to the East China Sea north of Shanghai.

  2. Origin: From 揚子江 / 扬子江 (Yángzǐ Jiāng), older Chinese name of the river.

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