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(ˈtʃɪŋˈhaɪ) or


(Placename) a variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Qinghai


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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