chinese turkestan

Chi·nese Tur·ke·stan
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [chahy-neez, -nees tur-kuh-stan, -stahn]
    • /tʃaɪˈniz, -ˈnis ˌtɜr kəˈstæn, -ˈstɑn/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [chahy-neez, -nees tur-kuh-stan, -stahn]
    • /tʃaɪˈniz, -ˈnis ˌtɜr kəˈstæn, -ˈstɑn/

Definitions of chinese turkestan words

  • noun chinese turkestan the E part of the central Asian region of Turkestan: corresponds generally to the present-day Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of China 3
  • noun chinese turkestan the part of Turkestan under Chinese control, now constituting the section of Xinjiang region, China, south of the Tian Shan mountains 3
  • noun chinese turkestan a vast region in W and central Asia, E of the Caspian Sea: includes territory in the S central part of Xinjiang province in China (Eastern Turkestan or Chinese Turkestan) a strip of N Afghanistan, and the area (Russian Turkestan) comprising the republics of Kazakhstan, Kirghizia (Kyrgyzstan), Tadzhikistan (Tajikistan), Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan. 1

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chinese turkestan popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 3% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

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