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A vast historical region of northwest China. It was a Mongol kingdom before it was conquered by the Qing empire in the 1750s.
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(Placename) another name for Junggar Pendi
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Dzun•ga•ri•a(dzʊŋˈgɛər i ə, zʊŋ-)
a region in N Sinkiang, China: a Mongol kingdom during the 11th to 14th centuries.
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