from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of southeast China northwest of Guangzhou. The original city dates back to the sixth century A.D. Population: 513,000.
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- proper n. A city in the Guangxi province of China
From Mandarin 桂林 (Guìlín), from 桂 (guì, "laurel") + 林 (lín, "tree") (Wiktionary)