Definition of Chinatown in English:

Chinatown

Syllabification: Chi·na·town
Pronunciation: /ˈCHīnəˌtoun
 
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noun

  • A district of any non-Chinese town, especially a city or seaport, in which the population is predominantly of Chinese origin.
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    • By the early twentieth century, over 80 percent of the Chinese population were found in Chinatowns in major cities in the United States.
    • Chinese emigrants have established Chinatowns all over the world, and they can also serve as bridges for conducting business.
    • Perhaps the clearest example of irrational panic is the widespread avoidance of Chinese restaurants and Chinatowns in the USA.

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