Definition of Taklimakan Desert in English:

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Taklimakan Desert

Pronunciation: /ˌtäkləməˌkän ˈdezərt/
(also Takla Makan)
A desert in the Xinjiang autonomous region of northwestern China that lies between the Kunlun Shan and Tien Shan mountains and forms the greater part of the Tarim Basin.

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Syllabification: Ta·kli·ma·kan Des·ert

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