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 (chĭng′hī′) also Tsing·hai (tsĭng′-)
A province of west-central China. The Mekong, Yangtze, and Yellow Rivers originate within its borders. Xining is the capital.


(ˈtʃɪŋˈhaɪ) ,




1. (Placename) a province of NW China: consists largely of mountains and high plateaus. Capital: Xining. Pop: 5 340 000 (2003 est). Area: 721 000 sq km (278 400 sq miles)
2. (Placename) the Pinyin transliteration of the Chinese name for Koko Nor


or Ch'ing•hai


1. a province in NW China. 4,740,000; 278,400 sq. mi. (721,000 sq. km). Cap.: Xining.
2. Also called Koko Nor. a salt lake in NE Qinghai province. 2300 sq. mi. (5950 sq. km).
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TEHRAN (FNA)- An explosion rocked a parking lot of Caojiapu Airport of Xining, capital of northwest China's Qinghai Province, at around 1:40 pm on Tuesday.
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