Pronunciation: (lā'jō'), [key]
a peninsula of SW Guangdong province, in SE China, between the South China Sea and the Gulf of Tonkin. ab. 75 mi. (120 km) long; ab. 30 mi. (48 km) wide. Also,Leichou,Luichow.
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