1. [ noun ] (government,geography) a city on the Zhu Jiangi delta in southern China; the capital of Guangdong province and a major deep-water port
Synonyms: Kwangchow Guangzhou Kuangchou
Related terms: city port Swiss_canton China
2. [ verb ] divide into cantons, of a country
Related terms: divide
3. [ verb ] (military,housing) provide housing for, of military personnel
Synonyms: billet quarter
Related terms: lodge military living_quarters quartering
4. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 13095
5. [ noun ] (government,geography) a small administrative division of a country
Related terms: administrative_district
Similar spelling:   Cantoni