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Shangri-Lanoun [U]

uk   us   /ˌʃæŋ.ɡrɪˈlɑː/
an ​imaginary, ​beautifulplace, often ​far away, where everything is ​pleasant and you can get everything you ​want: New York is a shopper's Shangri-La.
(Definition of Shangri-La from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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