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  Words related to canton

Related / Similar Words: Guangzhou, Kuangchou, Kwangchow, Canton, quarter, billet

 

Definition:
  • a small administrative division of a country;
  • a city on the Zhu Jiangi delta in southern China; the capital of Guangdong province and a major deep-water port;
  • divide into cantons, of a country;
  • provide housing for (military personnel);

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    Hyponyms: Swiss canton

     

    Part Meronyms: China, People's Republic of China, mainland China, Communist China, Red China, PRC

     

    Derivational Morphology: camp, encampment, cantonment, bivouac, billet, living quarters, quarters, quartering

     

    Anagrams: octant, act on

     

     
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