Definition of Guangzhou in US English:

Guangzhou

(also Kwangchow)

proper noun

  • A city in southern China, the capital of Guangdong province; population 6,172,800 (est. 2006). It is the leading industrial and commercial center of southern China.

    Also called Canton

Pronunciation

Guangzhou

/ˈɡwäNGˈjō//ˈɡwɑŋˈdʒoʊ/