Lanchow

/lanˈtʃaʊ/ (say lahn'chow)

noun
former name of Lanzhou.
Also, Lan-chou.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Lanchow — [lan′chou′; ] Chin [ län′jō′] a former transliteration of LANZHOU …   English World dictionary

  • Lanchow — /lahn joh /, n. Older Spelling. Lanzhou. Also, Lanchou. * * * …   Universalium

  • Lanchow — VER Lanzhou …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • lanchow — lan·chow …   English syllables

  • Lanchow — Lan•chow or Lan•chou [[t]ˈlɑnˈdʒoʊ[/t]] n. geg Lanzhou …   From formal English to slang

  • Lanchow — noun the capital city of the Chinese province of Gansu on the Yellow River • Syn: ↑Lanzhou, ↑Lanchou • Instance Hypernyms: ↑city, ↑metropolis, ↑urban center • Part Holonyms: ↑Gansu, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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