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Urumqi Line breaks: Urumqi
Pronunciation: /ʊˈrʊmtʃi/
(also Urumchi)

Definition of Urumqi in English:

The capital of Xinjiang autonomous region in NW China; population 1,504,300 (est. 2006). Former name (until 1954) Tihwa.

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