Hong Kong: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (hong' kong'), [key]
- a British crown colony comprising Hong Kong island (29 sq. mi.; 75 sq. km), Kowloon peninsula, nearby islands, and the adjacent mainland in SE Chinareverting to Chinese sovereignty in 1997. 5,761,400; 404 sq. mi. (1046 sq. km). Cap.: Victoria.
- Victoria (def. 4). Also called