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Ipoh

[ee-poh] /ˈi poʊ/
noun
1.
a city in and the capital of Perak state, in W Malaysia.

Perak

[pey-rak, -rahk, per-uh, peer-uh] /ˈpeɪ ræk, -rɑk, ˈpɛr ə, ˈpɪər ə/
noun
1.
a state in Malaysia, on the SW Malay Peninsula. 7980 sq. mi. (20,668 sq. km).
Capital: Ipoh.
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  • The poison for these darts is obtained from the Ipoh tree (upas).

    Children of Borneo Edwin Herbert Gomes
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Ipoh

/ˈiːpəʊ/
noun
1.
a city in Malaysia, capital of Perak state: tin-mining centre. Pop: 643 000 (2005 est)

Perak

/ˈpɛərə; ˈpɪərə; pɪˈræk/
noun
1.
a state of NW Peninsular Malaysia, on the Strait of Malacca: tin mining. Capital: Ipoh. Pop: 2 051 236 (2000). Area: 21 005 sq km (8110 sq miles)
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