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Qeshm
QF
qi
Qiang
Qiangic
qibla
qid
Qin
Qin dynasty
Qin Shi Huang Ti
qindarka
Qing
Qing dynasty
Qingdao
Qinhuangdao
qintar
Qiqihar
QIR-HARESETH; KIR-HERES
Qishon
Qishon River
Qiu Chuji
qiviut
Qizil Qum
Qld
Qld.
QM
QMC

Qinghai definitions

Merriam Webster's

geographical name 1. (or Koko Nor) (or Ch'ing-hai) low saline lake W central China in NE Qinghai province at altitude of 10,515 feet (3205 meters) 2. (or Tsinghai) province W China capital Xining area 278,378 square miles (723,783 square kilometers), population 4,456,946

Britannica Concise

Province (pop., 1996 est.: 4,810,000), W central China. The capital is Xining. Located in a remote region of China, to the west of the historic provinces of China proper, it forms the NE part of the plateau of Tibet, with its greater part above 10,000 ft (3,048 m) high. In one of its mountain ranges, the Huang River has its source. Parts of it came under Chinese control in the 3rd cent. BC. For centuries it was sparsely occupied by nomadic herdsmen, chiefly Tibetans and Mongols, and a few Chinese farmers. The Chinese population increased over the years; it was made a Chinese province in 1928. Economic activities include farming, herding, mining, timbering, and manufacturing. It possesses some of China's best pasturelands and is noted for its horse breeding..Lake, Qinghai province, China. The largest drainless mountain lake of central Asia, it is 65 mi (105 km) long and 40 mi (64 km) wide; its surface area fluctuates seasonally between 1,600 and 2,300 sq mi (4,200-6,000 sq km). Formed by melting glaciers during the late Pleistocene, it is located in the Nan Mtns. at an elevation of 10,515 ft (3,205 m). Twenty-three rivers and streams empty into it.



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