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Sining

/ (ˈʃiːˈnɪŋ) /
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noun

variant transliteration of the Chinese name for Xining

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Example sentences from the Web for Sining

  • Sining is on the western frontier of Kansuh, towards Kokonor.

    Mythical Monsters|Charles Gould
  • Skinny has just arrove back in camp from the trenches and got the news about the sining of the armistice.

  • They lit up a fire and commenced sining their deeds when they heard a tremendous howl close behind them.

    The Golden Road|Lucy Maud Montgomery
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