Hong Kong
  • IPA: /ˌhɒŋˈkɒŋ/
Proper noun
  1. A city in southeastern China, located on an island east of the Pearl River delta in the South China Sea; formerly owned by the United Kingdom.
  2. An island in southeastern China, Hong Kong Island, the site of the city of the same name, lying off Guangdong province.
  3. A special administrative region in China, which includes the city and island of the same name as well as nearby islands and the Kowloon Peninsula.
  4. (historical) A colony in United Kingdom, which previously administered the area of the present-day Chinese special administrative region.
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