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 (chĭng′hī′) also Tsing·hai (tsĭng′-)
A province of west-central China. The Mekong, Yangtze, and Yellow Rivers originate within its borders. Xining is the capital.
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(ˈtʃɪŋˈhaɪ) ,




1. (Placename) a province of NW China: consists largely of mountains and high plateaus. Capital: Xining. Pop: 5 340 000 (2003 est). Area: 721 000 sq km (278 400 sq miles)
2. (Placename) the Pinyin transliteration of the Chinese name for Koko Nor
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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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In August 3 to 4, 2019, Super Salmon 100 was held in Longyangxia of Qinghai province.
Each spring, Ma travels more than 600 kilometres by road from his impoverished village in Gansu to a jumbled knot of nameless peaks in neighbouring Qinghai province.
Chinese astronauts or "taikonauts" will soon start their training on future treks on Mars at a facility in China's Qinghai province, (https://www.asiatimes.com/2019/03/article/chinas-trek-to-mars-begins-in-frigid-qinghai/) Asia Times  has learned. This region is said to have a terrain that's very similar to that of the Red Planet.
Benign, Feb.9 (Petra) -- China's oldest manuscript of the Quran has attracted thousands of visitors since it went on display at a scenic site in northwest China's Qinghai Province.
A study in 2016 found an abortion rate in yaks of 21.39% in part of Qinghai Province, presumably because of the high prevalence of BTV and other related pathogens (10).
The report said researchers had studied just 1.7 percent of snow leopard habitats in China, mainly in Qinghai, Tibet, Xinjiang, Gansu, Sichuan and Yunnan provinces, with few studies conducted in the southern Qinghai-Tibet Plateau and the western Tianshan Mountains,China news reported.
Qinghai -- Pakistan was the first country to introduce hand-made carpets from manufacturing country other than China.
On April 9, 2018, Indonesian Chamber of Commerce (KADIN) had an excellent opportunity in welcoming 13 Qinghai delegations from China to Indonesia at KADIN Indonesia Tower.
A total of 107 yaks died after two herdsman were trying to herd 180 of the beasts across a river in Gade county in Qinghai province last week, China News Service reported.
Additionally, the Laboratory name in the second affiliation should be changed from "Key Laboratory of Salt Lake Geology and Environment of Qinghai Province" to "Qinghai Provincial Key Laboratory of Geology and Environment of Salt Lakes." The corrected affiliation list is shown above.