[ lahsh-yoh ]
/ ˈlɑʃ yoʊ /


a town in N Burma (Myanmar), NE of Mandalay: the SW terminus of the Burma Road. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for lashio

  • Leaving Mngyai on the 7th of March, the column marched to Lashio by easy stages.

    The Pacification of Burma|Sir Charles Haukes Todd Crosthwaite
  • He had brought with him from Lashio a large quantity of supplies and lived almost as well as he could have done at home.

    Camps and Trails in China|Roy Chapman Andrews and Yvette Borup Andrews

British Dictionary definitions for lashio


/ (ˈlæʃɪˌəʊ) /


a town in NE central Myanmar: starting point of the Burma Road to Chongqing, China

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