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Yangtze

Syllabification: Yang·tze
Pronunciation: /ˈyäNG(k)tsē
 
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Definition of Yangtze in English:

The principal river in China. It rises as the Jinsha in the Tibetan highlands and flows south and then east for 3,964 miles (6,380 km) through central China before it enters the East China Sea at Shanghai. Also called Chang Jiang.

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