Gongga Shan

geographical name
Gong·​ga Shan | \ ˈgäŋ-gə-ˈshän How to pronounce Gongga Shan (audio) \
variants: or Minya Konka \ ˌmi-​nyə-​ˈkäŋ-​kə How to pronounce Minya Konka (audio) \

Definition of Gongga Shan

mountain 24,790 feet (7556 meters) high in Sichuan, western China

Note: Gonga Shan is the highest mountain that is entirely in China.

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“Gongga Shan.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Gongga%20Shan. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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