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Baotou

[bou-toh] /ˈbaʊˈtoʊ/
noun
1.
a city in Inner Mongolia, N China, on the Yellow River (Huang He).
Also, Paotow.
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Baotou

/ˈbaʊˈtuː/
noun
1.
an industrial city in N China, in the central Inner Mongolia AR on the Yellow River. Pop: 1 367 000 (2005 est)

Paotow

/ˈpaʊˈtaʊ/
noun
1.
a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Baotou
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Baotou

city, central Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, northern China. Baotou, a prefecture-level municipality, is situated on the north bank of the Huang He (Yellow River) on its great northern bend, about 100 miles (160 km) west of Hohhot, the capital of Inner Mongolia.

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