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Forbidden City

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Noun

1. capital of tibet, forbidden city, lassa, lhasa

the sacred city of Lamaism; known as the Forbidden City for its former inaccessibility and hostility to strangers

2. forbidden city

a walled section of Beijing that encloses the palace that was formerly the residence of the emperor of China

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Forbidden City

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noun
the Forbidden City
1. 
Lhasa, Tibet: once famed for its inaccessibility and hostility to strangers
2. 
a walled section of Beijing, China, enclosing the Imperial Palace and associated buildings of the former Chinese Empire

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Forbidden City

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A walled enclosure of central Beijing, China, containing the palaces of 24 emperors in the Ming and Qing dynasties.

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