Kunlun


Kunlun
noun
a mountain range in western China that extends eastward from the Indian border for 1000 miles
Instance Hypernyms: ↑range, ↑mountain range, ↑range of mountains, ↑chain, ↑mountain chain, ↑chain of mountains
Part Holonyms:
Part Meronyms: ↑Muztag, ↑Muztagh, ↑Ulugh Muztagh, ↑Ulugh Muz Tagh

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/koon"loon"/, n.
a mountain range in China, bordering on the N edge of the Tibetan plateau and extending W across central China: highest peak, 25,000 ft. (7620 m).
Also, Kuenlun. Also called Kunlun Shan /shahn/.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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