Sining

or Hsi·ning

[shee-ning]

Xining

or Hsi·ning, Si·ning

[shee-ning]
noun Pinyin.
  1. a city in and the capital of Qinghai province, in W central China.
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Sining

noun
  1. variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Xining

Xining

Hsining or Sining

noun
  1. a city in W China, capital of Qinghai province, at an altitude of 2300 m (7500 ft). Pop: 689 000 (2005 est)
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