Taklamakan

or Ta·kli·ma·kan

[ tah-kluh-muh-kahn ]
/ ˌtɑ klə məˈkɑn /

noun

a desert in S central Xingjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China. About 125,000 sq. mi. (323,750 sq. km).

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