Zizhizhou financial definition of Zizhizhou
In China, a political subdivision of an autonomous prefecture. That is, a zizhizhou is a province in which more than half the population belongs to an ethnic minority, or which is historically associated with a minority.
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Xinjiang Uygur zizhiqu bowuguan, Baiyinguolin Monggol zizhizhou
wenwu guanlisuo & Qiemo xian wenwu guanlisuo.