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

  • The capital and largest city of Mongolia, in the north-central part of the country. It was founded as a monastery town in 1649 and was long a trading center on various caravan routes between Russia and China. Population: 760,000.

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  • proper n. The capital of Mongolia.

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  • n. the capital and largest city of Mongolia


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