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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of central China on the Huang He (Yellow River) north of Chengdu. A major oil-refining center, it is the capital of Gansu province. Population: 1,520,000.

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  • n. A prefecture-level city in northwestern China; capital of Gansu Province.

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  • n. the capital city of the Chinese province of Gansu on the Yellow River

Etymologies

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From Chinese 兰州 / 蘭州

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