Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
province of S China: 168,418 sq mi (436,201 sq km); pop. 36,750,000; cap. Kunming
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A province of south-central China. The region was overrun by Mongols in 1253 and became part of China in the 17th century. Kunming is the capital. Population: 42,300,000.