Jiangsu

Introduction

Jiangsu (jyängˈsōˈ) [key] or Kiangsu kyängˈsōˈ, jyängˈ–, province (2010 pop. 78,659,903), c.41,000 sq mi (106,190 sq km), E China, on the Yellow Sea. Nanjing is the capital.

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