Chang Jiang


Chang Jiang
noun
the longest river of Asia; flows eastward from Tibet into the East China Sea near Shanghai
Syn: ↑Changjiang, ↑Chang, ↑Yangtze, ↑Yangtze River, ↑Yangtze Kiang
Instance Hypernyms: ↑river
Part Holonyms:

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/chahng" jyahng"/, Pinyin.
a river in E Asia, flowing from the Tibetan plateau through central China to the East China Sea. ab. 3200 mi. (5150 km) long. Also called Yangtze, Yangtze Kiang.

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['chäng jē'äng]
another name for Yangtze

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Chang Jiang — D✓Chang Ji|ang, Chang|ji|ang [tʃ̮aŋ dʒ̮i̯aŋ]; vgl. Jangtse …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • Chang Jiang — /chahng jyahng /, Pinyin. a river in E Asia, flowing from the Tibetan plateau through central China to the East China Sea. ab. 3200 mi. (5150 km) long. Also called Yangtze, Yangtze Kiang. * * * …   Universalium

  • Chang Jiang —  (Pinyin)/Yangtze River. If you use the Pinyin spelling (as many users now do) you should make at least passing reference to the Yangtze, as that name is much more widely known in the English speaking world …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Chang Jiang — Yangtze Kiang; Fiume Azzurro …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Chang Jiang — [[t]ˈtʃɑŋ ˈdʒyɑŋ[/t]] n. geg 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 Also called Yangtze …   From formal English to slang


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