Definition of Taklimakan Desert in English:

Taklimakan Desert

(also Takla Makan)

proper noun

  • A desert in the Xinjiang autonomous region of north-western China that lies between the Kunlun Shan and Tien Shan mountains and forms the greater part of the Tarim Basin.

Pronunciation

Taklimakan Desert

/ˌtakləməˈkɑːn/