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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An autonomous province in far northwestern China on the border with Mongolia and Kazakhstan.

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  • In Eastern Turkestan, which the Chinese now call Sinkiang, the
  • Introduction The Uyghurs are the native people of East Turkestan, also known as Sinkiang or Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.
  • Kansu; some pieces have also been discovered in Sinkiang.
  • Sinkiang (autonomous China 42 00 N 86 00 E region; also Xinjiang) for more
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