Definition of Turfan Depression in English:

Turfan Depression

(also Turpan)

proper noun

  • A low-lying area in Xinjiang, western China, descending to 154 m (505 ft) below sea level, with an area of 50,000 sq. km (20,000 sq. miles). It is China's lowest point below sea level.

Pronunciation:

Turfan Depression

/ˈtʊəfan/