Pronunciation: ( Chin. pung'hOO'), [key]
a group of small islands off the coast of SE China, in the Taiwan Strait: controlled by Taiwan. 115,613; ab. 50 sq. mi. (130 sq. km). Also, Wade-Giles,P'eng'hu'.Also called, Wade-Giles, P'eng'hu' Ch'ün'tao' Pronunciation: (chyn'dou'); [key] Pescadores, Pescadores Islands.
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