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Xi·ning

 (shē′nĭng′)
A city of central China north-northeast of Chengdu. The capital of Qinghai province, it was long a commercial center on the caravan route to Tibet.
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Xining

(ˈʃiːˈnɪŋ) ,

Hsining

or

Sining

n
(Placename) a city in W China, capital of Qinghai province, at an altitude of 2300 m (7500 ft). Pop: 689 000 (2005 est)
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Xi•ning

or Hsi•ning

(ˈʃiˈnɪŋ)

n.
the capital of Qinghai province, in W central China. 571,545.
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