A sub-provincial city in southwestChina; capital of Sichuan Province. (proper noun)
Examples of word Chengdu
November 26th, 2009 BANGALORE/CHENGDU - Wipro Technologies, the global IT services business of Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT) announced the inauguration of its global delivery centre at Chengdu, China to provide IT and BPO services to its customers.
The air in Chengdu is very bad; it is among the top ten most polluted cities in the world, but I am fine exercising outside.
News agencies said the protests were mostly peaceful, although Japan's Kyodo news agency quoted two Japanese retailers in Chengdu as saying Chinese demonstrators broke windows and showcases in their stores.
A student at the Southwest University for Nationalities in Chengdu who would identify himself only by his online nickname, Break, said plans for the demonstration there were spread through online instant messaging groups but he was unclear about who had organized it.
For example, in Chengdu, capital of the Sichuan province, new plane, road and rail connections are tying the city to both coastal China and the rest of the world.
The website of the anti-Japanese China Federation for Defending Diaoyutai posted a photo that showed protesters in Chengdu holding a red and yellow canvas banner that called for Japan to be "wiped off the face of the earth."