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Ku·ching

 (ko͞o′chĭng)
The capital of the Malaysian state of Sarawak, on the northwest coast of Borneo. From 1841 to 1946 it was the seat of a princely state founded by British adventurer James Brooke (1803-1868).
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Kuching

(ˈkuːtʃɪŋ)
n
(Placename) a port in E Malaysia, capital of Sarawak state, on the Sarawak River 24 km (15 miles) from its mouth. Pop: 152 310 (2000)
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Ku•ching

(ˈku tʃɪŋ)

n.
the capital of Sarawak state, in E Malaysia. 147,729.
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Newly sworn-in mayor of Kuching South City Council (MBKS) Datuk Wee Hong Seng today stressed that people should not question his political affiliation as it is not important.
Newly-appointed Kuching South City Council (MBKS) mayor Datuk Wee Hong Seng today stressed that among his immediate tasks are solving traffic congestion and improving security.
Abang Johari also announced the appointment of retired senior state civil servant Datuk Junaidi Raduan as the mayor of Kuching North City Commission, taking over from Datuk Abang Wahab Abang Julai, while a commissioner of Kuching North City Datuk Wee Hong Seng is the mayor of Kuching South City Council.