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also Pao·tow  (bou′tō′)
A city of northern China in Inner Mongolia on the northern bend of the Yellow River.
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(ˈbaʊˈtuː) or


(Placename) an industrial city in N China, in the central Inner Mongolia AR on the Yellow River. Pop: 1 367 000 (2005 est)
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