Huichon


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Huichon

 

a city in the People’s Democratic Republic of Korea, in Chagangdo Province. Population, more than 50,000. Huichon has a railroad station; it produces machine tools, instruments, and spare parts for motor vehicles.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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