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Ürümqi

[y-rym-chee] /ˈüˈrümˈtʃi/
noun
1.
a city in and the capital of Xinjiang Uygur region, in NW China.
Also, Urumchi, Urumtsi.
Formerly Dihua.

Xinjiang Uygur

[shin-jyahng wee-ger] /ˈʃɪnˈdʒyɑŋ ˈwi gər/
noun
1.
an autonomous region in NW China, bordering Tibet, Mongolia, Kazakhstan, Kirghizia, Tadzhikistan, Pakistan, and India: formerly a province. 635,830 sq. mi. (1,646,800 sq. km).
Capital: Ürümqi.
Official name Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.
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Urumchi

/uːˈruːmtʃɪ/
noun
1.
a city in NW China, capital of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region: trading centre on a N route between China and central Asia. Pop: 1 562 000 (2005 est) Former name Tihwa
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