Xining

Xining

[shee-ning]
noun Pinyin.
a city in and the capital of Qinghai province, in W central China.
Also, Hsining, Sining.
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Qinghai

[ching-hahy]
noun Pinyin.
a province in W central China. 269,187 sq. mi. (697,194 sq. km). Capital: Xining.
Formerly Koko Nor.
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Qinghai, Tsinghai or Chinghai (ˈtʃɪŋˈhaɪ)
 
n
1.  a province of NW China: consists largely of mountains and high plateaus. Capital: Xining. Pop: 5 340 000 (2003 est). Area: 721 000 sq km (278 400 sq miles)
2.  the Pinyin transliteration of the Chinese name for Koko Nor
 
Tsinghai, Tsinghai or Chinghai
 
n
 
Chinghai, Tsinghai or Chinghai
 
n

Xining, Hsining or Sining (ˈʃiːˈnɪŋ)
 
n
a city in W China, capital of Qinghai province, at an altitude of 2300 m (7500 ft). Pop: 689 000 (2005 est)
 
Hsining, Hsining or Sining
 
n
 
Sining, Hsining or Sining
 
n

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