Xinjiang Uygur

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Xin•jiang Uy•gur

or Sin•kiang Ui•ghur

(ˈʃɪnˈdʒyɑŋ ˈwi gər)

n.
an autonomous region in NW China, bordering Tibet, Kazakhstan, Kirghizia, and Mongolia. 16,320,000; 635,830 sq. mi. (1,646,800 sq. km). Cap.: Ürümqi.