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 (gwē′lĭn′, gwā′-) also Kwei·lin (kwā′-)
A city of southeast China in Guangxi province northwest of Guangzhou.
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(ˈɡweɪˈlɪn) ,




(Placename) a city in S China, in Guangxi on the Li River: noted for the unusual caves and formations of the surrounding karst scenery; trade and manufacturing centre. Pop: 631 000 (2005 est)
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also Kweilin

a city in the NE Guangxi Zhuang region, in S China. 364,130.
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