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 (hō′hōt′) also Hu·he·hot (ho͞o′hā-)
A city of northern China west-northwest of Beijing. It is the capital of Inner Mongolia autonomous region.


(ˈhɒˈhɒt) ,




(Placename) a city in N China, capital of Inner Mongolia (since 1954); previously capital of the former Suiyüan province; Inner Mongolia University (1957). Pop: 998 000 (2005 est)



also Huhehot

the capital of Inner Mongolia, in N China. 700,000.
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Noun1.Hohhot - a northern industrial city of China to the northwest of Beijing
Inner Mongolia, Nei Monggol - an autonomous region of northeastern China that was annexed by the Manchu rulers in 1635 and became an integral part of China in 1911
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PetroChina Company (PetroChina) (NYSE: PTR), a China-based oil company, has started engineering work for the expansion of its Hohhot Petrochemical Company refinery complex in northern Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, according to China National Petroleum Corporation.
Another man found the drunkard there and called the firefighters, who rescued him from the toilet pit and took him to a hospital in Hohhot, the Inner Mongolia autonomous region, reports the China Daily.
The first contract, signed with the city of Hohhot, capital of Inner Mongolia, is for the renovation and running of a drinking water facility, for the next 30 years, states Veolia.
2) School of Transportation, Inner Mongolia University, Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, 010070, China
HOHHOT (CyHAN)- China and Mongolia have agreed to dedicate nine square km on either side of their border to a joint economic zone, in their first meeting on the issue.
Hohhot, Jumada I 22, 1433, Apr 14, 2012, SPA -- A huge amount of flammable gas has been leaked after a chemical plant caught fire and exploded in north China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region on Saturday, according to firefighters.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has inked deals in Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, with commercial financial institutions to support Inner Mongolia Saikexing Breeding and Biotechnology Group (Saikexing) to enhance China's domestic supply of milk.
Hohhot, Jumada I 16, 1433, Apr 8, 2012, SPA -- Two people were killed and another eight injured in a grassland fire Saturday in north China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region, local authorities said Sunday.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed today agreements in Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, with leading commercial banks to support Inner Mongolia Saikexing Breeding and Biotechnology Group (Saikexing) to reduce environmental pollution, improve food safety, and expand the domestic supply of quality milk in the Peoples Republic of China (PRC).
3) Inner Mongolia Academy of Agriculture and Animal Husbandry, Hohhot, China.