[ chee-chee-hahr ]
/ ˈtʃiˈtʃiˈhɑr /
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a city in W Heilongjiang province, in NE China.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Also Wade-Giles, Chi·chi·har, Chi·chi·haerh; Older Spellings, Tsi·tsi·har, Tsi·tsi·haerh .
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British Dictionary definitions for Qiqihar
Chichihaerh, Ch'i-ch'i-haerh or Tsitsihar
/ (ˈtʃiːˌtʃiːˈhɑː) /
a city in NE China, in Heilongjiang province on the Nonni River. Pop: 1 452 000 (2005 est)
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