from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A province of north-central China. It was long a corridor for the Silk Road to Turkistan, India, and Persia. Lanzhou is the capital. Population: 25,100,000.
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- proper n. a province in northwestern China
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- n. a province in north-central China; formerly part of the Silk Road to Turkistan and India and Persia
From Mandarin trad. 甘肅, simpl. 甘肃 (pinyin: Gānsù) (Wiktionary)