from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A province of southwest China. It passed under Chinese suzerainty in the 10th century and became a province in the 17th century. Guiyang is the capital. Population: 35,200,000.
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- proper n. a province in southwestern China
From Mandarin trad. 貴州, simpl. 贵州 (pinyin: Gùizhōu) (Wiktionary)