Shangri-la

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noun Shan·gri-la \ ˌshaŋ-gri-ˈlä \

Definition of Shangri-la

1 :a remote beautiful imaginary place where life approaches perfection :utopia
2 :a remote usually idyllic hideaway

Origin and Etymology of shangri-la

Shangri-La, imaginary land depicted in the novel Lost Horizon (1933) by James Hilton



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