Dzungarian Gate

geographical name
Dzun·​gar·​ian Gate | \ ˌjəŋ-ˈger-ē-ən How to pronounce Dzungarian Gate (audio) , ju̇ŋ- \
variants: or Chinese Alataw Shankou \ ˈä-​lä-​ˈtau̇-​ˈshän-​ˈkō How to pronounce Dzungarian Gate (audio) \ or Wade-Giles A-la Shan-k'ou \ ˈä-​lä-​ˈshän-​ˈkō How to pronounce Dzungarian Gate (audio) \

Definition of Dzungarian Gate

mountain pass on the border between Kazakhstan and China (Xinjiang Uygur) that was used historically for migration and invasion

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“Dzungarian Gate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Dzungarian%20Gate. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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