"Macau." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 15 September 2018. <http://www.yourdictionary.com/macau>.
Macau. (n.d.). Retrieved September 15th, 2018, from http://www.yourdictionary.com/macau
A city and administrative region of southeast China comprising the Macau Peninsula and two offshore islands in the South China Sea west of Hong Kong. A Portuguese trading post was established here in 1557 and became a free port in 1849. Macau was a Portuguese overseas province until 1999, when it reverted to Chinese sovereignty. It has a large tourism industry and many casinos.x