Macao: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (mu-kou'), [key]
— n.
  1. a Portuguese overseas territory in S China, in the delta of the Zhu Jiang River and including two small adjacent islands. 280,000; 6 sq. mi. (16 sq. km).
  2. the seaport and capital of this territory. Portuguese,
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