Kilchu


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Kilchu

 

a city in northern Korea, in the province of Hamgyong-Pukdo, Korean Democratic People’s Republic. It is a transportation junction near the Kilchu-Myongchon mountain pass. Industry includes paper-and-pulp and sawmilling.

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