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Chongqing

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Pronunciation: /tʃʊŋˈtʃɪŋ
 
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(also Chungking)

Definition of Chongqing in English:

A city in Sichuan province in central China; population 4,776,000 (est. 2006). It was the capital of China from 1938 to 1946.

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