The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a city in Northwestern China, in Kansu Province. Chiuch’üan is a transportation center of the Lanchou-Urumchi highway. The city has a metallurgical enterprise.
The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.