[ chee-lyahn -shahn ]
/ ˈtʃiˈlyɑn ˈʃɑn /
a mountain range in western China, bordered between Qinghai and Gansu provinces.
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a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
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Also (Wade-Giles) Chi·lien Shan [Chinese chee-lyen -shahn] /Chinese ˈtʃiˈlyɛn ˈʃɑn/ .
Formerly (Pinyin, Wade-Giles) Nan Shan [nahn -shahn] /ˈnɑn ˈʃɑn/ .
Words nearby Qilian Shan
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