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Wollongong

(wo͝ol`ən-gŏng), city (1991 pop. 211,417), New South Wales, SE Australia. It is an important iron and steel center. There are other industries, including copper refining and textile and chemical manufacturing. Port Kembla, which was absorbed by Wollongong in 1947, is a major port. The Univ. of Wollongong is there.

Wollongong

a city in E Australia, in E New South Wales on the Pacific: an early centre of dairy farming; now a coal-mining and heavy industrial centre. Pop.: 228 846 (2001)
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The financial support from University of Wollongong Scholarship and Scholarship from China Scholarship Council are gratefully acknowledged.
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