Definition of Kunlun Shan in English:

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Kunlun Shan

Pronunciation: /ˌko͝onˌlo͝on ˈSHän/
A range of mountains in western China, on the northern edge of the Tibetan plateau, that extends east for more than 1,000 miles (1,600 km) from the Pamir Mountains. The highest peak is Muztag, which rises to 25,338 feet (7,723 m).

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Syllabification: Kun·lun Shan

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