from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of central China north-northeast of Chengdu. The capital of Qinghai province, it was long a commercial center on the caravan route to Tibet. Population: 639,000.
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- proper n. A city in northwestern China, capital of Qinghai Province.
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