Ipoh


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I·poh

 (ē′pō)
A city of western Malaysia north-northwest of Kuala Lumpur. It is a commercial center in a tin-mining area.

Ipoh

(ˈiːpəʊ)
n
(Placename) a city in Malaysia, capital of Perak state: tin-mining centre. Pop: 643 000 (2005 est)

I•poh

(ˈi poʊ)

n.
a city in and the capital of Perak state, in W Malaysia. 382,646.
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