• WordNet 3.6
    • n Xinjiang an autonomous province in far northwestern China on the border with Mongolia and Kazakhstan; the largest province in the People's Republic of China and the homeland of the Uighur people
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In news:

Today Embraer delivered the first Lineage 1000 to go to a mainland China customer, Xinjiang Guanghui Industry Investment Group.
Contrasting responses to China's crackdown in Xinjiang.
Tohti said the campaign appeared aimed solely at Uighurs in Xinjiang, noting that Kazakh and Hui Muslims in Xinjiang and Uighurs outside the region face no such restrictions.
Fatal Riots Erupt in China's Xinjiang .
Violence in China's Xinjiang region leaves 15 dead.
Along Xinjiang 's Ancient Route.
Xinjiang 's trade routes once again teem with caravans, this time carrying crude oil, jade and, increasingly, tourists.
Kenyon Martin off Xinjiang .
6 Uighurs Sentenced to Death Over Xinjiang Riots.
A Chinese court sentenced six Uighur men to death and a seventh to life in prison on Monday for murder and other violent crimes committed this summer during ethnic rioting in Xinjiang , China's western region.
Ethnic violence between Uighurs and Han broke out in the Xinjiang region of China last week.
Hisense Begins TV Production at Xinjiang Factory Aug 12, 2005 Printable format Email this Article Search.
Hisense Group announced that its Xinjiang Factory, said to be the first color television manufacturing base in this region, has started production in Kashi.
Lu Zhenghai, of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region in northwest China, spent $160,000 constructing a boat that will save him from the upcoming Mayan apocalypse in a few weeks.
China NDRC Approves CNPC- Foreign JV Shale Oil Project in Xinjiang.

In science:

An antenna array devoted to the autonomous radio-detection of high energy cosmic rays is being deployed on the site of the 21 cm array radio telescope in XinJiang, China.
The TIANSHAN Radio Experiment for Neutrino Detection
It was completed in 2007 by the National Astronomical Observatories of China in the Tianshan mountain range (XinJiang, China) , at an altitude of 2650 m.
The TIANSHAN Radio Experiment for Neutrino Detection
Kalasu (see Fig 4) is located in the Tajik Autonomous County of Taxkorgan, on the Xinjiang Pamirs of China at an elevation of 4450 m.
Testing and Data Reduction of the Chinese Small Telescope Array (CSTAR) for Dome A, Antarctica
This picture was taken at Kalasu in the Tajik Autonomous County of Taxkorgan, Xinjiang Pamirs of China.
Testing and Data Reduction of the Chinese Small Telescope Array (CSTAR) for Dome A, Antarctica
For instance, the sentence, “The vast, sparsely inhabited Xinjiang region, largely desert, has many Chinese military and nuclear instal lations and civilian mining.” describes a state rather than an event and, therefore, trying to describe it in temporal terms is invalid.
Inferring Strategies for Sentence Ordering in Multidocument News Summarization