follow Dictionary.com

8 Wintry Words to Defrost Your Vocabulary

Sinkiang-Uighur Autonomous Region

/ˈsɪnˈkjæŋ ˈwiːɡʊə/
noun
1.
a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region

Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region

/ˈʃɪnˈdʒjæŋ ˈwiːɡʊə/
noun
1.
an administrative division of NW China: established in 1955 for the Uygur ethnic minority, with autonomous subdivisions for other small minorities; produces over half China's wool and contains valuable mineral resources. Capital: Ürümqi. Pop: 19 340 000 (2003 est). Area: 1 646 799 sq km (635 829 sq miles)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for sinkiang

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends