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Hohhot

[hoh-hoht] /ˈhoʊˈhoʊt/
noun
1.
a city in and the capital of Inner Mongolia, in N China.
Also, Huhehot, Huhehaote.
Formerly Kweihwa, Kweisui.

Kweisui

[kwey-swey; Chinese gwey-swey] /ˈkweɪˈsweɪ; Chinese ˈgweɪˈsweɪ/
noun, Older Spelling.
1.
former name of Hohhot.
Also, Kweihwa
[gwey-hwah] /ˈgweɪˈʰwɑ/ (Show IPA)
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British Dictionary definitions for kweihwa

Hohhot

/ˈhɒˈhɒt/
noun
1.
a city in N China, capital of Inner Mongolia (since 1954); previously capital of the former Suiyüan province; Inner Mongolia University (1957). Pop: 998 000 (2005 est)

Kweisui

/ˈkweɪˈsweɪ/
noun
1.
the former name of Hohhot
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