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canton
kæn'tɑːn
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A small administrative division of a country.
  2. A city on the Zhu Jiang delta in southern China; the capital of Guangdong province and a major deep-water port.
(动) As a verb
  1. Divide into cantons, of a country.
  2. Provide housing for (military personnel).
Hyphenationcan•ton
Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb, (及物的动) transitive verb
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zhōuprefecture; (old) province; (old) administrative division; state (e.g. of US); oblast (Russia); canton (Switzerland); land surrounded by water
行政区xíngzhèng qūadministrative district
驻扎zhùzāto station; to garrison (troops)
jùncanton; county; region
广州市guǎngzhōu shìGuangzhou subprovincial city and capital of Guangdong; Canton
广州guǎngzhōuGuangzhou subprovincial city and capital of Guangdong; Canton
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