Toksun

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Toksun

 

a city in northwestern China, in the Sinkiang Uighur Autonomous Region; situated on the western border of the Turfan Depression. Population, 25,000 (1953). Toksun, a transit point on the Turfan-Kashgar Highway, has enterprises of the textile and food-processing industries. It is the center of an irrigated agricultural region.

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